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bouncy

adjective \ˈban(t)-sē\

: able to bounce well

: lively, cheerful, and full of energy

: quickly returning to a full, rounded shape after being made flat

bounc·i·erbounc·i·est

Full Definition of BOUNCY

2
:  resilient
3
:  marked by or producing bounces
bounc·i·ly \-sə-lē\ adverb

Examples of BOUNCY

  1. <unsurprisingly, the bouncy talk show hostess was a cheerleader in high school>

First Known Use of BOUNCY

1921

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