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jounce

 (jouns)
intr. & tr.v. jounced, jounc·ing, jounc·es
To move or cause to move with bumps and jolts; bounce.
n.
A rough, jolting movement; a jolt.

[Middle English jouncen.]

jounce

(dʒaʊns)
vb
to shake or jolt or cause to shake or jolt; bounce
n
a jolting movement; shake; bump
[C15: probably a blend of dialect joll to bump + bounce]

jounce

(dʒaʊns)

v. jounced, jounc•ing,
n. v.t., v.i.
1. to move joltingly or roughly up and down; bounce.
n.
2. a jouncing movement.
[1400–50]
jounc′y, adj. jounc•i•er, jounc•i•est.

jounce

- To move roughly or violently up and down, as when one is riding a horse.
See also related terms for riding.

jounce


Past participle: jounced
Gerund: jouncing

Imperative
jounce
jounce
Present
I jounce
you jounce
he/she/it jounces
we jounce
you jounce
they jounce
Preterite
I jounced
you jounced
he/she/it jounced
we jounced
you jounced
they jounced
Present Continuous
I am jouncing
you are jouncing
he/she/it is jouncing
we are jouncing
you are jouncing
they are jouncing
Present Perfect
I have jounced
you have jounced
he/she/it has jounced
we have jounced
you have jounced
they have jounced
Past Continuous
I was jouncing
you were jouncing
he/she/it was jouncing
we were jouncing
you were jouncing
they were jouncing
Past Perfect
I had jounced
you had jounced
he/she/it had jounced
we had jounced
you had jounced
they had jounced
Future
I will jounce
you will jounce
he/she/it will jounce
we will jounce
you will jounce
they will jounce
Future Perfect
I will have jounced
you will have jounced
he/she/it will have jounced
we will have jounced
you will have jounced
they will have jounced
Future Continuous
I will be jouncing
you will be jouncing
he/she/it will be jouncing
we will be jouncing
you will be jouncing
they will be jouncing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been jouncing
you have been jouncing
he/she/it has been jouncing
we have been jouncing
you have been jouncing
they have been jouncing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been jouncing
you will have been jouncing
he/she/it will have been jouncing
we will have been jouncing
you will have been jouncing
they will have been jouncing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been jouncing
you had been jouncing
he/she/it had been jouncing
we had been jouncing
you had been jouncing
they had been jouncing
Conditional
I would jounce
you would jounce
he/she/it would jounce
we would jounce
you would jounce
they would jounce
Past Conditional
I would have jounced
you would have jounced
he/she/it would have jounced
we would have jounced
you would have jounced
they would have jounced
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jounce - a sudden jarring impactjounce - a sudden jarring impact; "the door closed with a jolt"; "all the jars and jolts were smoothed out by the shock absorbers"
blow, bump - an impact (as from a collision); "the bump threw him off the bicycle"
Verb1.jounce - move up and down repeatedly
go, locomote, move, travel - change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
References in classic literature ?
I'm too old to be jounced around in one of those small cars.
But ever since the introduction of the Affordable Care Act 18 months ago or so, this country's been jounced and jostled so ferociously night and day from so many different factions it's a wonder we're not all limping around with black eyes and our arms in slings.
36) The later editions parroted contemporary medical advice, such as "When I cried without reason, I was not taken up, jounced up and down, or rocked.
Cole said he will have to get out every once in awhile and walk around after being jounced around in the old jalopy, because he has two steel plates in his back from an injury caused when he fell off the top of a truck.
Big Tom lumbered on, and his stomach jounced with each step.