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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (2)

1. elastic; rebounds readily;
- Example: "clean bouncy hair"
- Example: "a lively tennis ball"
- Example: "as resilient as seasoned hickory"
- Example: "springy turf"
[syn: bouncy, live, lively, resilient, springy]

2. marked by lively action;
- Example: "a bouncing gait"
- Example: "bouncy tunes"
- Example: "the peppy and interesting talk"
- Example: "a spirited dance"
[syn: bouncing, bouncy, peppy, spirited, zippy]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

bouncy \bouncy\ adj. 1. readily regaining its original shape or position after stretching, compression, or other deformation; as, clean bouncy hair. Syn: live, lively, resilient, springy, whippy. [WordNet 1.5] 2. showing a joyous enthusiasm. Opposite of dull. Syn: animated, bouncing, buoyant, exuberant, peppy, perky, spirited, zippy. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

bouncy adj 1: elastic; rebounds readily; "clean bouncy hair"; "a lively tennis ball"; "as resilient as seasoned hickory"; "springy turf" [syn: bouncy, live, lively, resilient, springy] 2: marked by lively action; "a bouncing gait"; "bouncy tunes"; "the peppy and interesting talk"; "a spirited dance" [syn: bouncing, bouncy, peppy, spirited, zippy]