Word forms "bounce off":
present tense I/you/we/they bounce off he/she/it bounces off present participle bouncing off past tense bounced off past participle bounced off1) bounce off something if light or sound bounces off a surface, it hits it and then moves away from it again
The radar waves bounce off objects in their path.2) bounce something off someone to discuss something with someone in order to get their opinion and make a decision
If you have a moment, I'd like to bounce an alternative plan off you.
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bounce off — phr verb Bounce off is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑echo, ↑wave Bounce off is used with these nouns as the object: ↑idea … Collocations dictionary
bounce off — rebound off, bounce against and spring back, ricochet off … English contemporary dictionary
bounce off — … Useful english dictionary
bounce off the walls — If someone s bouncing off the walls, they are very excited about something … The small dictionary of idiomes
bounce off the walls — If someone s bouncing off the walls, they are very excited about something. (Dorking School Dictionary) *** Someone who is very excited about something, or full of nervous energy, is said to be bouncing off the walls. Danny can t… … English Idioms & idiomatic expressions
bounce off the walls — verb To be overly active relative to the enclosed space in which one is … Wiktionary
The Walls We Bounce Off Of — The Walls We Bounce Off Of … Википедия
bounce — bounce1 S3 [bauns] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(ball/object)¦ 2¦(jump up and down)¦ 3¦(cheque)¦ 4¦(walk)¦ 5¦(something moves up and down)¦ 6¦(light/sound)¦ 7¦(email)¦ 8 bounce ideas off somebody 9¦(force somebody to leave)¦ Phrasal … Dictionary of contemporary English
bounce — bounce1 [ bauns ] verb ** ▸ 1 hit surface ▸ 2 move up and down ▸ 3 be reflected ▸ 4 when check is not paid ▸ 5 move energetically ▸ 6 when email comes back ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) intransitive or transitive if a ball or other object bounces, or if you… … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
bounce — [c]/baʊns / (say bowns) verb (bounced, bouncing) –verb (i) 1. to move with a bound, and rebound, as a ball: a ball bounces back from the wall. 2. to burst ebulliently (into or out of): to bounce into and out of a room. 3. to boast; show off. 4.… … Australian English dictionary