adjective (jouncier; -est) Date: 1943 marked by a jouncing motion or effect

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  • jounce — [jouns] vt., vi. jounced, jouncing [ME jounsen < ?] to shake, jolt, or bounce, as in riding n. a bounce or jolt jouncy adj …   English World dictionary

  • jounc|y — «JOWN see», adjective, jounc|i|er, jounc|i|est. bouncy: »The trolley that gave me the most fun in life was the jouncy open car which ran between Bay Head and Point Pleasant (Atlantic) …   Useful english dictionary

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