What does rebound mean?

Definitions for reboundrɪˈbaʊnd, ˈriˈbaʊnd; ˈriˌbaʊnd, rɪˈbaʊnd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rebound.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. recoil, repercussion, rebound, backlash(noun)

    a movement back from an impact

  2. rebound(noun)

    a reaction to a crisis or setback or frustration

    "he is still on the rebound from his wife's death"

  3. rebound(verb)

    the act of securing possession of the rebounding basketball after a missed shot

  4. 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"

  5. rally, rebound(verb)

    return to a former condition

    "The jilted lover soon rallied and found new friends"; "The stock market rallied"

GCIDE

  1. Rebound(v. i.)

    to recover, as from sickness, psychological shock, or disappointment.

  2. Rebound(n.)

    recovery, as from sickness, psychological shock, or disappointment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rebound(verb)

    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. Rebound(verb)

    to give back an echo

  3. Rebound(verb)

    to bound again or repeatedly, as a horse

  4. Rebound(verb)

    to send back; to reverberate

  5. Rebound(noun)

    the act of rebounding; resilience

  6. Origin: [Pref. re- + bound: cf. F. rebondir.]

Freebase

  1. Rebound

    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

  1. Rebound

    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.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rebound in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rebound in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Airplane:

    Jive Lady Just hang loose blood. She gonna handa your rebound on the med side.

  2. George Gordon Byron:

    It is odd but agitation or contest of any kind gives a rebound to my spirits and sets me up for a time.

  3. Gennadiy Goldberg:

    The stronger rebound in existing sales is extremely encouraging as it hints at a nascent rebound in economic activity over the coming weeks.

  4. Nicholas Maclean:

    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?

  5. Elvis Picardo:

    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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