bouncy

adjective \ ˈbau̇n(t)-sē \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of bouncy

bouncier; bounciest
3 :marked by or producing bounces

bouncily

play \-sə-lē\ adverb

bounciness

noun

Examples of bouncy in a Sentence

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

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First Known Use of bouncy

1855


BOUNCY Defined for English Language Learners

bouncy

adjective

Definition of bouncy for English Language Learners

  • : able to bounce well

  • : lively, cheerful, and full of energy

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



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