Definitions for reboundrɪˈbaʊnd, ˈriˈbaʊnd; ˈriˌbaʊnd, rɪˈbaʊnd

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  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"

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  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 DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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.]

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  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.


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