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Main Entry: 1bounce
Pronunciation: primarystressbaudotn(t)s
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): bounced; bounc·ing
1 a : to cause to rebound <bounce a ball> b : to spring back or up after striking a surface
2 : to remove from a place by force
3 : to recover quickly from a blow or defeat <bounced back after the loss>
4 : to leap suddenly : BOUND
5 of a check : to be returned by a bank because of lack of funds in a checking account

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