bounce


bounce
01. The basketball [bounced] off the backboard, and dropped into the net.
02. The children were [bouncing] a rubber ball against the side of the house.
03. The rocks [bounced] down the hillside before coming to a rest in a stream.
04. Bats find their food by [bouncing] sound waves off the objects around them.
05. The girl's long, blonde hair [bounced] as she walked.
06. You children stop [bouncing] on the bed before someone hurts himself.
07. The young girl [bounced] into the classroom, laughing with delight.
08. There's not much [bounce] left in this basketball. We need to put some more air into it.
09. General George Patton once said that success is how high you [bounce] when you hit bottom.
10. A raisin dropped into a glass of champagne will repeatedly [bounce] up and down between the top and the bottom of the glass.
11. According to manufacturers, the average lifespan of a basketball used in professional basketball is 10,000 [bounces].
12. A ball of glass will [bounce] higher than a ball of rubber, and a ball of solid steel will [bounce] higher than one made entirely of glass.
13. I must have written down your e-mail address wrong. I tried to send you a message, but it [bounced].
14. We'd better deposit some more money into our checking account or the rent check will [bounce].
15. The little boy got a black eye when he threw his rubber ball on the sidewalk, and it [bounced] up and hit him in the face.

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  • Bounce — Album par Bon Jovi Sortie 8 octobre 2002 Enregistrement Sanctuary II Studio, New Jersey Durée …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bounce — [bouns] vt. bounced, bouncing [ME bounsen, to thump; ? akin to Du bonzen & LowG bunsen, to thump, strike] 1. Archaic to bump or thump 2. to cause to hit against a surface so as to spring back [to bounce a ball ] ☆ 3. Slang to put (an undesirable… …   English World dictionary

  • Bounce — 〈[baʊns] f. od. m.; ; unz.; Mus.〉 Art der Jazzmusik, bei der der Rhythmus besonders betont wird [zu engl. bounce „hopsen, springen“] * * * Bounce   [englisch/amerikanisch, baʊns; wörtlich »Sprung«], eine rhythmisch betonte, aber federnde Variante …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Bounce — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bounce puede referirse a: Bounce álbum de Bon Jovi Bounce película dirigida por Don Roos en el año 2001 Obtenido de Bounce Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …   Wikipedia Español

  • bounce — ► VERB 1) spring quickly up or away from a surface after hitting it. 2) move or jump up and down repeatedly. 3) (of light or sound) reflect back from a surface. 4) (bounce back) recover well after a setback or problem. 5) informal (of a cheque)… …   English terms dictionary

  • Bounce — Bounce, n. [1913 Webster] 1. A sudden leap or bound; a rebound. [1913 Webster] 2. A heavy, sudden, and often noisy, blow or thump. [1913 Webster] The bounce burst open the door. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 3. An explosion, or the noise of one. [Obs.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bounce — Bounce, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bounced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bouncing}.] [OE. bunsen; cf. D. bonzen to strike, bounce, bons blow, LG. bunsen to knock; all prob. of imitative origin.] [1913 Webster] 1. To strike or thump, so as to rebound, or to make a …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bounce — Bounce, adv. With a sudden leap; suddenly. [1913 Webster] This impudent puppy comes bounce in upon me. Bickerstaff. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bounce — bounce·able; bounce; bounce·ably; …   English syllables

  • bounce — [n] spring animation, bound, dynamism, elasticity, energy, give, go, life, liveliness, pep, rebound, recoil, resilience, springiness, vigor, vitality, vivacity, zip; concepts 150,411 bounce [v1] spring up; rebound backlash, bob, boomerang, bound …   New thesaurus


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