Meaning of BOUNCING in English

BOUNCING

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

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This resistor absorbs the network signals and stops them bouncing back down the wire.

United came bouncing back with an equaliser at the start of the second half.

Outside I could hear rain falling upon the fire-escape and bouncing back against the window.

In the past couple of years, however, it has come bouncing back .

They keep being written off but they keep bouncing back with this the eighth time they have topped the table this season.

Whispered epics in the bouncing back of war chariots, chanted louder as the warriors attack - entirely in profile, of course.

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We asked who led the Lancasters into action when they dropped their bouncing bombs .

The Lancasters had to drop the bouncing bomb from precisely sixty feet to hit their target.

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Below us sparkled the Garbh Uisge, bouncing noisily down from the melting snows over jumbled slabs.

But it is up front where the experts ply their trade and both Ian Wright and Les Ferdinand are bouncing with confidence.

Ever since Vogue homed in on it last December, the Wonderbra has been literally bouncing off the shelves.

Female speaker I like the bouncing castle because you can go high.

He tried to brake with this ice-axe but started turning great cartwheels, bouncing all the way down.

The bouncing baby grandson - George's first - will do much to ease his heartache.

They could hear the rain pattering in the grass and bouncing off the roof of the jeep.

With Cranston bouncing along the Nightingale Gallery, the whole house seemed to sing with noise.

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