Part of speech:
To spring back, as upon firing.
The definition of a spring is a coil that goes to its original shape after being compressed.
The act of leaping; jump; spring
Zest is enthusiasm, energy and excitement or the very outside of the peel of a citrus fruit.
An attitude marked by enthusiasm, energy, or courage:
(--- Basketball) The act or an instance of taking possession of a rebounding ball.
(Usually plural) the flowers of the hop plant, dried and used to brew beer etc.
(Informal) Dismissal from employment, or discharge from a position, usually as give (someone) the sack or get the sack. See verb sense4 below.
A Denver boot.
A tool for chopping trees and splitting wood: it has a long wooden handle and a metal head with a blade usually on only one side
Something that is discharged, released, emitted, or excreted:
Springiness; flexibility; resilience
(Checkers) A move by which an opponent's piece is jumped and captured
Energy; vigor; liveliness; spirit
(Informal) Spirit and liveliness; vigor.
A glittering quality.
An account of a person's life; a biography.
A spirited quality in action or style; verve.
To overreach (oneself) by leaping too far
To rebound at least once from a surface.
To subject (a metal, for example) to treatment in a reverberatory furnace.
To strike with a thump or thumps
To dismiss from employment; fire
To produce by friction or a blow:
To leap or jump lightly over:
React is defined as to respond to something, or to act in opposition to something.
To hit; strike
To strike a surface at such an angle as to be deflected:
To inflame; to irritate, as the passions.
To put out (a tenant, for example) from a property by legal process; expel.
Eject is defined as to release or give off.
To dismiss is defined as to send someone away, or to disregard an idea or treat something as unworthy of consideration.
To knock against lightly; rap
To dash out suddenly; spring; dart
To return to the starting point.
To oppose directly and stubbornly; go against:
(Slang) To end the employment of; fire.
To cut off, remove, get rid of, etc.
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
To let or make fall; release hold of
(Slang) To discard; get rid of
Oust is defined as to get rid of something or someone.
To expel is defined as to force something or someone out, or to kick someone out of a social club, school or other group.
To knock to a new position; shift:
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
The act of dismissing.
An end of something in space; a limit or edge.
Any expulsion or dismissal
Expulsion is defined as forcing someone to leave or forcing something out of the body.
The action of removing a tenant or other occupant from real property.
The act or an instance of bending or flexing; flexion.
Flexibility is defined as the ability to change, to bend, or to persuade.
In a clear manner; so as to be clear
To keep up in a race or contest:
To allow; consent to; tolerate
The definition of allow means to permit or to give permission.
Ability means a special talent or skill.
The definition of approach refers to the process of going towards something.
An engagement between troops or ships:
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