Definition of "jouncing" []

  • To shake or jolt or cause to shake or jolt; bounce (verb)
  • A jolting movement; shake; bump (noun)
  • Present participle of jounce. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "jouncing" in a sentence
  • "He shoved his daggers into the empty sheaths on his belt as he ran, disentangling his baldric and slinging it over his shoulders, his sword jouncing in its scabbard."
  • "One of Jakie's amusements was dancing across the back of a tall chair, taking funny little steps, coming down hard, "jouncing" his body, and whistling as loud as he could."
  • "His wife insisted on me putting down the jar, and offered to set her foot on it so that it would not ` jounce 'much, but I did not propose to risk it' jouncing 'at all, and clung to it persistently."