Definitions

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  • verb Present participle of jounce.

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Examples

  • He shoved his daggers into the empty sheaths on his belt as he ran, disentangling his baldric and slinging it over his shoulders, his sword jouncing in its scabbard.

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  • One of Jakie's amusements was dancing across the back of a tall chair, taking funny little steps, coming down hard, "jouncing" his body, and whistling as loud as he could.

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  • One of Jakie's amusements was dancing across the back of a tall chair, taking funny little steps, coming down hard, "jouncing" his body, and whistling as loud as he could.

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  • One of Jakie's amusements was dancing across the back of a tall chair, taking funny little steps, coming down hard, "jouncing" his body, and whistling as loud as he could.

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  • His wife insisted on me putting down the jar, and offered to set her foot on it so that it would not ` jounce 'much, but I did not propose to risk it' jouncing 'at all, and clung to it persistently.

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  • I could not discover that he had any evil intention, except just to see what was going on, but one of the pair flew at him with loud cries, which I heard for some time after the two had disappeared in the distance, and when our bird returned, he perched on an evergreen, bowing and "jouncing" violently, his manner plainly defying the enemy to "try it again."

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  • "jouncing" herself violently, thus protesting against my intrusion; while he saluted me with squawks that made the welkin ring.

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  • Sergeant Morrison tackled him and they tumbled into the ravine together, jouncing along the ground until they crashed into a clump of dry bushes.

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  • The truck lurched forward, jouncing along a dirt track that twisted between the sand dunes.

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  • I had a great time jouncing along on an ATV across barely-tracked rough terrain.

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