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Rebound

Re`bound´   Pronunciation: rė`bound´
v. i.1.To spring back; to start back; to be sent back or reverberated by elastic force on collision with another body; as, a rebounding echo.
2.To give back an echo.
3.To bound again or repeatedly, as a horse.
4.to recover, as from sickness, psychological shock, or disappointment.
Rebounding lock
(Firearms) one in which the hammer rebounds to half cock after striking the cap or primer.
v. t.1.To send back; to reverberate.
Silenus sung; the vales his voice rebound.
- Dryden.
n.1.The act of rebounding; resilience.
Flew . . . back, as from a rock, with swift rebound.
- Dryden.
2.recovery, as from sickness, psychological shock, or disappointment.
Noun1.rebound - a movement back from an impact
2.rebound - a reaction to a crisis or setback or frustration; "he is still on the rebound from his wife's death"
3.rebound - the act of securing possession of the rebounding basketball after a missed shot
Verb1.rebound - spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"
2.rebound - return to a former condition; "The jilted lover soon rallied and found new friends"; "The stock market rallied"
Synonyms: rally
adaptability, backfire, backlash, backlashing, be reflected, be sent back, boom, boomerang, booming, bounce, bounce back, bounciness, bound, bound back, buoyance, buoyancy, cannon, cannon off, carom, comeback, contrecoup, echo, echo back, elasticity, extensibility, flexibility, fly back, give, growl, growling, grumble, grumbling, have repercussions, kick, kick back, kickback, lash back, liveliness, reboation, rebuff, recalcitrate, recalcitration, recoil, reecho, reflex, repercuss, repercussion, repulse, resile, resilience, resiliency, resound, resounding, responsiveness, return, reverberate, reverberation, ricochet, roll, rumble, rumbling, send back, snap, snap back, sound, spring, spring back, springiness, stretch, stretchability, stretchiness, thunder, thundering, tone, tonicity, tonus
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