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bouncer

bouncer

noun bounc·er \ˈban(t)-sər\

: a person whose job is to force anyone who causes a problem in a bar, nightclub, etc., to leave that place

: a ball that bounces on the ground

Full Definition of BOUNCER

:  one that bounces: as
a :  one employed to restrain or eject disorderly persons
b :  a bouncing ground ball

Examples of BOUNCER

  1. The batter hit a bouncer to the shortstop.

First Known Use of BOUNCER

1865

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