bounce off

Definition of bounce off

informal

  1. :  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.>

Word by Word Definitions

bounceplay
  1. :  beat, bump

    :  to cause to rebound or be reflected

    :  dismiss, fire

  1. :  a sudden leap or bound

    :  rebound

    :  bluster

  1. :  from a place or position

    :  away from land

    :  at a distance in space or time

  1. : used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union

    :  to seaward of

    :  from the possession or charge of

  1. :  seaward

    :  right

    :  more removed or distant

  1. :  to go away :  depart

    :  kill, murder

  1. : office; officer; official


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