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bounce

1. in. [for a check] to be returned from the bank because of insufficient funds. (see also rubber (check).) The check bounced, and I had to pay a penalty fee.
2. tv. to write a bad check. He bounced another one, and this time the bank called him up to warn him about what would happen if he did it again.
3. in. to leave; to depart. It’s late. Let’s bounce.
4. tv. [for a bank] to refuse to honor a check. They bounced another of my checks today.
5. tv. to throw someone out. Willie bounced me, and I ran to my car and beat it.
6. n. pep; energy. I never have any bounce when I wake up early.
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The Ordinance was necessitated as a Bill to help litigants in cases of bounced cheque was passed by the Lok Sabha earlier this year but it could not go sail through the Rajya Sabha.
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The problem is that you have this law [that criminalises bounced cheques].
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The infants were first played an 'ambiguous' rhythm pattern with no accented beats while being bounced on the researchers' knees.
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The airship bounced and ascended rapidly to about 800 feet, a free balloon.
The data show a significant decrease in the value of bounced cheques, compared to the corresponding period last year.
The warning came as Dubai Police launched a new campaign to raise awareness about bounced cheques and cheques issued in bad faith.
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Then, in a matter of seconds, the most unfavorable hop of the game led to the Warriors being bounced from the postseason.