Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Boastingly. Barrow, Pope's Supremacy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb With a bounce.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb With a bouncing motion.

Etymologies

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bouncing +‎ -ly

Examples

  • All this is in a well-paced, smartly plotted, bouncingly written package.

    Cover to Cover

  • All this is in a well-paced, smartly plotted, bouncingly written package.

    Cover to Cover

  • For all I know, she's always bouncingly nervous on air.

    CNBC's Burnett Atones for Toxic Toy Remarks, Almost

  • She turned her head back on her long neck, lowing to the rest, and walked very slowly, and bouncingly.

    Seven Pillars of Wisdom

  • It came from the woods to the west, and simultaneously an object arched out of the trees, struck the ground and rolled bouncingly towards the rocks - a severed human head, the hideously painted face frozen in a snarl of death.

    The Conan Chronicles

  • And the echo of her lilting croon came back, bouncingly, to reassure her that this installation was not large and was set in natural stone caverns.

    the ship who sang

  • And the echo of her lilting croon came back, bouncingly, to reassure her that this installation was not large and was set in natural stone caverns.

    The Ship Who Sang

  • There were others, of course, louder and more bouncingly helpful, but it was Jo's cool face, tidy brushed-back hair, thin body, and speechless grace which provided the secretive prettiness I needed.

    Cider With Rosie

  • Mrs. Dowling's spirits had strikingly recovered even before the pair passed from the corridor: she moved almost bouncingly beside her embittered son, and her eyes and all the convolutions of her abundant face were blithe.

    Alice Adams

  • Bourbon, and bouncingly ready to "go out and have a time," Milt loafed about the streets with him, showing him the city.

    Free Air

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