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bounce an idea off someone

Definition of bounce an idea off someone in English:

informal Share an idea with another person in order to get feedback on it.
Example sentences
  • If someone needs to bounce an idea off of someone, another person is able offer honest insight and feedback.
  • This guy also gave me his card and told me to call him if I wanted to bounce an idea off him.
  • It's for people who need that extra ear, are going it alone, or simply need to bounce an idea off a smart group of people.
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