recoil, repercussion, rebound, backlash(noun)
a movement back from an impact
a reaction to a crisis or setback or frustration
"he is still on the rebound from his wife's death"
the act of securing possession of the rebounding basketball after a missed shot
bounce, resile, take a hop, spring, bound, rebound, recoil, reverberate, ricochet(verb)
spring back; spring away from an impact
"The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"
return to a former condition
"The jilted lover soon rallied and found new friends"; "The stock market rallied"
to recover, as from sickness, psychological shock, or disappointment.
recovery, as from sickness, psychological shock, or disappointment.
to spring back; to start back; to be sent back or reverberated by elastic force on collision with another body; as, a rebounding echo
to give back an echo
to bound again or repeatedly, as a horse
to send back; to reverberate
the act of rebounding; resilience
Origin: [Pref. re- + bound: cf. F. rebondir.]
Rebound is a 2005 comedy film directed by Steve Carr and starring Martin Lawrence as a banished college basketball coach who returns to his old middle school team to coach. This was also Tara Correa's final film role. She was murdered in a gang shooting on October 25, 2005. The film was a critical and box office failure.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rē-bownd′, v.i. to bound or start back: to bound repeatedly: to recoil: to reverberate: to re-echo.—v.t. to repeat as an echo.—n. act of rebounding: recoil.
The numerical value of rebound in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of rebound in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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Jive Lady Just hang loose blood. She gonna handa your rebound on the med side.
It is odd but agitation or contest of any kind gives a rebound to my spirits and sets me up for a time.
The stronger rebound in existing sales is extremely encouraging as it hints at a nascent rebound in economic activity over the coming weeks.
Oil is likely at unsustainably low prices - we should see a rebound, which will substantially increase government revenues in the medium term, but the question is when will that rebound happen?
This rebound is a welcome one, but it's not very convincing. It's really hard to see the TSX make a sustained advance from these levels, i haven't seen sentiment for the TSX change this quickly.
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