An Foclóir Nua Béarla-Gaeilge
Bosca cuardaigh an Fhoclóra Nua Béarla-Gaeilge a leabú ar do shuíomh idirlín féin
Focail chosúla: bouncer · -ounce · bouncy · ounce · pounce · bounder · flounce · trounce · bound · bounds
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bounce

verb
noun
phrases
verb
1 verb (of ball etc) rebound INTRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m uléim verb  c m uit bounced off the post phreab sé den chuaille 2 verb make ball etc rebound TRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m ubocáil verb  c m ubuail de PhrV
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb (of light/sound wave) be deflected INTRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m ubocáil verb  c m uthe sound bounced back off the cliffs phreab an fhuaim ar ais de na beanna 4 verb make light/sound wave be deflected TRANSITIVEbocáil verb  c m ufrithchaith verb  c m upreab verb  c m u 5 verb move up and down INTRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m u 6 verb move energetically INTRANSITIVEpocléim verb  c m uthe child bounced along beside me bhí an leanbh ag pocléim le mo thaobh 7 verb FIN refuse (cheque) TRANSITIVEob verb  c m udiúltaigh verb  c m uthe bank bounced the cheque d'ob an banc an seic 8 verb FIN be refused (cheque) INTRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m uthe cheque bounced phreab an seic, obadh an seic 9 verb COMP (also bounce back) (email) return undelivered INTRANSITIVEpreab verb  c m uthat email bounced back phreab an ríomhphost sin ar ais 10 verb informal remove (sb) from position TRANSITIVEcaith amach  c m ubata agus bóthar a thabhairt doshe was bounced from the school caitheadh amach as an scoil í
noun
11 noun occasion when ball etc bouncespreab fem2  c m upreabadh masc  c m uthe ball took a bounce baineadh preab as an liathróid, phreab an liathróid 12 noun ability to bounce or to make sth bouncepreabadh masc  c m uthis court has a great bounce tá an-phreabadh sa chúirt seo 13 noun springy or bouncing qualitybeocht fem3  c m uthe bounce is back in your step tá tú ar ais ar do sheanléim, tá tú breá breabhsánta arís 14 noun energy, livelinessbeocht fem3  c m ubrí fem4  c m uthere's a great bounce about the place tá an áit breá bríomhar 15 noun FIN, POL recovery in prices, success, or popularityteacht aniar  c m uhis campaign got a bounce during the week rinne a fheachtas teacht aniar i rith na seachtaine
phrases

to bounce sb on your knee

she was bouncing the baby on her knee bhí sí ag cealgadh an pháiste ar a glúin, bhí sí ag déanamh capaillín leis an bpáiste

on the bounce

SPOR, informal 1 in successionas a chéilei ndiaidh a chéileour third win on the bounce an tríú bua as a chéile againn 2 as a reactionshe started going out with him on the bounce thosaigh sí ag dul amach leis tar éis di briseadh suas le fear eile