Definitions for reboundrɪˈbaʊnd, ˈriˈbaʊnd; ˈriˌbaʊnd, rɪˈbaʊnd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
re•boundrɪˈbaʊnd, ˈriˈbaʊnd; ˈriˌbaʊnd, rɪˈbaʊnd(v.; n.; v.i.)
to bound or spring back from force of impact.
to recover, as from ill health or discouragement.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Basketball. to gain hold of rebounds.
(v.t.)to cause to bound back; cast back.
Basketball. to gain hold of (a rebound).
(n.)the act of rebounding; recoil.
Basketball. an instance of seizing the ball off the backboard or rim.
Idioms for rebound:
on the rebound, (of a bounced ball) while still in the air. in an attempt to replace a recently lost relationship, esp. a romance:
to marry on the rebound.
Origin of rebound:
1300–50; ME (v.) < MF rebondir= OF re-re - +bondir to bound2
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 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
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.
Translations for rebound
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to bounce back
The ball rebounded off the wall.
- يَرْتَد إلىArabic
- ressaltarPortuguese (BR)
- odrazit seCzech
- kastes tilbageDanish
- tagasi põrkamaEstonian
- به اول بر گرداندنFarsi
- לִקפוֹץ בַּחֲזָרָהHebrew
- पीछे को उछल आनाHindi
- odskok, odbojCroatian
- atšokti, atsimuštiLithuanian
- atsisties; atlēktLatvian
- sprette tilbakeNorwegian
- odbić sięPolish
- به اول بر گرداندنPersian
- بيرته راګرځيدل، بياراتلل، خپل ځاى ته بيرته راګرځيدنهPashto
- a ricoşa (din)Romanian
- odraziť saSlovak
- odbiti seSerbian
- studsa tillbakaSwedish
- çarpıp gelmek, geri sekmekTurkish
- 反彈Chinese (Trad.)
- دوبارہ واپس ہوناUrdu
- nẩy lạiVietnamese
- 回弹Chinese (Simp.)
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