bouncer

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noun bounc·er \ˈbau̇n(t)-sər\

Definition of bouncer

  1. :  one that bounces: such asa :  one employed to restrain or eject disorderly personsb :  a bouncing ground ball

Examples of bouncer in a Sentence

  1. The batter hit a bouncer to the shortstop.

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First Known Use of bouncer

1865


BOUNCER Defined for English Language Learners

bouncer

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Definition of bouncer for English Language Learners

  • : 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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