If real reform were in the air, Shas and UTJ would be bouncing off the walls.
There was Mahmoud Abdul Wahab, a 23-year-old nursing student dressed in muddy jeans, bouncing off the walls with excitement.
The last thing I want is a bouncing bunk-bed in the back of the van and then a messy breakup.
Her husband left town, so she and the kids will be bouncing under the watchful eye of her executive producer.
One soldier had a basketball and was bouncing it on the marble floors.
He sat on Jack's , bouncing up and down as Jack worked the .
Corey shook his head, setting the heavy folds of flesh to bouncing.
Close by in the greensward an absurd pet lamb was tugging and bouncing at the end of its stingy tether.
The mule was bouncing up and down, sideways, in a mild panic.
bouncing Bet is too cheerful and rollicking a wanderer to awaken sentiment.
early 13c., bounsen "to thump, hit," perhaps from Dutch bonzen "to beat, thump," or Low German bunsen, or imitative; sense probably influenced by bound (v.). Sense of "to bounce like a ball" is from 1510s; the rubber check sense is from 1927. Related: Bounced; bouncing.
1520s, "a heavy blow," also "a leap, a rebound" from bounce (v.). In reference to politicians and public opinion polls, by 1996, American English.