bounce off

phrasal verb
bounced off; bouncing off; bounces off

Definition of bounce off

informal
: to talk about (something, such as an idea) with (someone) in an informal way in order to get an opinion I wanted to bounce some ideas off you before the meeting.

Learn More About bounce off

Dictionary Entries Near bounce off

bounce into

bounce off

bounce off the walls

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for bounce off

Cite this Entry

“Bounce off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bounce%20off. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!