from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Vigorous; healthy: a bouncing baby.
- adj. Spirited; lively: a bouncing gait.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. healthy; vigorous.
- v. Present participle of bounce.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Stout; plump and healthy; lusty; buxom.
- adj. Excessive; big.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Vigorous; strong; stout: as, “the bouncing Amazon,” Shak., M. N. D., ii. 2; “a bouncing lass,”
- Exaggerated; excessive; big.
- Lying; bragging; boastful.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. rebounding from an impact (or series of impacts)
- adj. marked by lively action
- adj. vigorously healthy
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"If you compare this pitch to the one at the Emirates, there's a big difference because when you get the ball [at Wembley], it's just bouncing and bouncing and bouncing.
I cringe at the sound of my name bouncing off the walls.
WOLF: It gives a new meaning to the term bouncing baby.
ROBERTS: Now, that is what you call a bouncing baby boy.
Sleep was a pain-filled exercise in bouncing in and out of awareness.
For newer traders the discussion forums can be helpful in bouncing ideas off other newer traders.
Jan. 4th, 2010 04: 33 pm (UTC) bouncing is fun! me likie bouncy me likie bouncy
Alex Moore said ... and bouncing is oh so joyful, yes? definitely puts a smile on my face.
Lindsay became known as the bouncing bride, Kevin says, because she was bouncing with excitement during the entire ceremony.
The send bouncing is just another little weight to keep me from moving.