bouncer

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bounc·er

 (boun′sər)
n.
1. Slang A person employed to expel disorderly persons from a public place, especially a bar.
2. Baseball A ground ball hit in such a way that it bounces.

bouncer

(ˈbaʊnsə)
n
1. slang a person employed at a club, pub, disco, etc, to throw out drunks or troublemakers and stop those considered undesirable from entering
2. (Banking & Finance) slang a dishonoured cheque
3. (Cricket) cricket another word for bumper1
4. a person or thing that bounces

bounc•er

(ˈbaʊn sər)

n.
1. a person who is employed at a bar, nightclub, etc., to eject disorderly persons.
2. a person or thing that bounces.
3. something large of its kind.
[1755–65]

bouncer

Ball bowled short so that it bounces high and fast at the batsman as it pitches.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bouncer - a person whose duty is to throw troublemakers out of a bar or public meetingbouncer - a person whose duty is to throw troublemakers out of a bar or public meeting
guard - a person who keeps watch over something or someone
Translations
vyhazovač
udsmider
portsari
izbacivač
(バーなどの)用心棒
유흥업소 경비원
uitsmijterbuitenwipperportier
dörrvakt
คนเฝ้าหน้าบาร์ที่กันไม่ให้คนเข้า
vệ sĩ gác cửa

bouncer

[ˈbaʊnsəʳ] Ngorila m

bouncer

[ˈbaʊnsər] nvideur m

bouncer

n (inf)Rausschmeißer(in) m(f) (inf)

bouncer

[ˈbaʊnsəʳ] n (fam) → buttafuori m inv

bouncer

حَافِظٌ لِلنِظام vyhazovač udsmider Rausschmeißer μπράβος gorila, portero portsari videur izbacivač buttafuori (バーなどの)用心棒 유흥업소 경비원 uitsmijter utkaster bramkarz segurança de casa nocturna, segurança de casa noturna вышибала dörrvakt คนเฝ้าหน้าบาร์ที่กันไม่ให้คนเข้า fedai vệ sĩ gác cửa 保安
References in classic literature ?
I have been hoarding a few cigarettes and if it won't attract those bouncers out there I would like to have one last smoke before I cash in.
There, on either side of her, knelt the two Bouncers, devouring the jewel with their eyes, and screaming with ecstasy every time it flashed on them in a new light.
The Diamond laid such a hold on ME that I burst out with as large an "O" as the Bouncers themselves.
Beth Bouncer will open her new assortment of Doll's Millinery next week.
Bouncer was in charge of the family that afternoon, because Benjamin and Flopsy had gone out.
Bouncer laughed; and pressed Tommy Brock to come inside, to taste a slice of seed-cake and "a glass of my daughter Flopsy's cowslip wine.
Bouncer smoked another pipe, and gave Tommy Brock a cabbage leaf cigar which was so very strong that it made Tommy Brock grin more than ever; and the smoke filled the burrow.
Bouncer laughed and coughed, and shut his eyes because of the cabbage smoke .
Bouncer would not confess that he had admitted anybody into the rabbit hole.
The nigger-heaven bouncer was making his way toward the disturbance.
A bouncer, with an immense load of business upon his hands, plunged about in the crowd, dragging bashful strangers to prominent chairs, ordering waiters here and there and quarreling furiously with men who wanted to sing with the orchestra.
I love my love with a B because she's Beautiful; I hate my love with a B because she is Brazen; I took her to the sign of the Blue Boar, and I treated her with Bonnets; her name's Bouncer, and she lives in Bedlam.