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British English: /baʊns/
American English: /baʊns/

Translation of bounce in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (on bumpy road) (Auto)
    the ball bounced twice
    der Ball sprang zweimal auf
    bounce up and down on something
    auf etwas Dat. herumspringen
  • 2 [colloquial]
    (be rejected by bank) (Scheck) [colloquial]
    it won't bounce
    er ist gedeckt
  • 3 (rush) See examples:bounce about
    herumspringen od. -hüpfen
    bounce into/out of the room
    ins/aus dem Zimmer stürmen
    bounce in/out

transitive verb

  • 1
    aufspringen lassen
    he bounced the baby on his knee
    er ließ das Kind auf den Knien reiten
  • 2 (American English) [colloquial] (dismiss)
    an die Luft setzen


  • 1
    on the bounce
    beim Aufprall
  • 2 (rebounding power)
    Elastizität, die
    [figurative] (energy)
    Schwung, der
    there's plenty of/not much bounce in the ball
    der Ball springt sehr gut/nicht besonders gut

Phrasal verbs

bounce back

intransitive verb
[figurative] (Person)
[plötzlich] wieder da sein

bounce off

intransitive verb
transitive verb bounce something off something
etwas von etwas abprallen lassen
bounce off something
von etwas abprallen
von etwas reflektiert werden

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