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: one that bounces: such as
: one employed to restrain or eject disorderly persons
: a bouncing ground ball
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bounce off the walls
14 Sep 2018
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: 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
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