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Definitions for rebound
rɪˈbaʊnd, ˈriˈbaʊnd; ˈriˌbaʊnd, rɪˈbaʊndre·bound

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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.

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

  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

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

  2. Rebound(verb)

    to give back an echo

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

  3. Rebound(verb)

    to bound again or repeatedly, as a horse

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

  4. Rebound(verb)

    to send back; to reverberate

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

  5. Rebound(noun)

    the act of rebounding; resilience

    Etymology: [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.

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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

Examples of rebound in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Officer Patrick Pouyanne:

    Total captured the benefit of this rebound, and adjusted net income rose to $2.2 billion in the second quarter 2016 (versus the first quarter), an increase of 33 percent compared to the first quarter.

  2. John Kilduff:

    Gasoline demand is starting to rebound, and the modest drawdown in refined fuels helped to offset the bearish, blaring crude oil headline.

  3. John Kilduff:

    The rise in gasoline and distillate inventories will weigh on the complex further and should keep a lid on any rebound in crude oil prices from the surprise drawdown.

  4. Jim DiGangi:

    We had experienced the price milk crisis as an industry, there was a shining light at 2020. It was going to be our rebound year.

  5. Colin Cieszynski:

    It's encouraging, it's great for today's trading play, but does this mean that oil has bottomed once and for all? Probably not, it's fairly oversold and we're getting a rebound that was overdue.

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