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Definizione monolingua bounce



bounce (third-person singular simple present bounces, present participle bouncing, simple past and past participle bounced)

  1. (intransitive) To change the direction of motion after hitting an obstacle.
    The tennis ball bounced off the wall before coming to rest in the ditch.
  2. (intransitive) To move quickly up and then down, or vice versa, once or repeatedly.
    He bounces nervously on his chair.
  3. (transitive) To cause to move quickly up and then down, or vice versa, once or repeatedly.
    He bounced the kid on his knee.
  4. (intransitive, informal, of a cheque/check) To be refused by a bank because it is drawn on insufficient funds.
    We can’t accept further checks from you, as your last one bounced.
  5. (transitive, informal) To fail to cover (have sufficient funds for) (a draft presented against ones account).
    He tends to bounce a check or two toward the end of each month, before his payday.
  6. (intransitive, slang, African American Vernacular) To leave.
    Let’s wrap this up, I gotta bounce.
  7. (intransitive, slang, African American Vernacular) (sometimes employing the preposition with) To have sexual intercourse.
  8. (transitive, air combat) To attack unexpectedly.
    The squadron was bounced north of the town.
  9. (intransitive, electronics) To turn power off and back on; to reset
    See if it helps to bounce the router.
  10. (intransitive, Internet, of an e-mail message or address) To return undelivered.
    What’s your new email address – the old one bounces.
    The girl in the bar told me her address is, but my mail to that address bounced back to me.
  11. (intransitive, aviation) To land hard and lift off again due to excess momentum.
    The student pilot bounced several times during his landing.

bounce (plural bounces)

  1. A change of direction of motion after hitting an obstacle.
  2. A movement up and then down (or vice versa), once or repeatedly.
  3. An email return with any error.
  4. The sack, licensing
  5. A bang, boom
  6. A genre of New Orleans music.
  7. (slang, African American Vernacular) Drugs.
  8. (slang, African American Vernacular) Swagger.
  9. (slang, African American Vernacular) A good beat.
  10. (slang, African American Vernacular) A talent for leaping.
    Them pro-ballers got bounce!

Definizione italiano>inglese bounce

  change of direction of motion after hitting an obstacle
  movement up and down
  change direction of motion after hitting an obstacle

Altri significati:

Traduzione 'veloce'

rimbalzo |rimbalzare |balzo |licenziare |sbalzare |slancio |

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