bounce back

UK US bounce back
Phrasal Verb with bounce({{}}/baʊns/ verb [I or T]
FINANCE, ECONOMICS to become successful again after a failure, reduction in profits, etc.: »

Profits are expected to bounce back in the new financial year.


She says the company can bounce back just as it has time and again in its 140-year history.


European markets bounced back after U.S. markets recouped early losses.

bounce back from sth »

Prices have bounced back strongly from the bottom a year ago.

IT, COMMUNICATIONS if an email bounces back, it is returned to the person sending it because the address is wrong or the user is not known: »

A network failure at the sender or recipient end will cause an email to bounce back to the sender.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • bounce back — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms bounce back : present tense I/you/we/they bounce back he/she/it bounces back present participle bouncing back past tense bounced back past participle bounced back 1) to become healthy, happy, or successful… …   English dictionary

  • bounce back — v. (D; intr.) to bounce back from (our team bounced back from its defeat) * * * [ baʊns bæk] (D; intr.) to bounce back from (our team bounce backd back from its defeat) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • bounce back — PHRASAL VERB If you bounce back after a bad experience, you return very quickly to your previous level of success, enthusiasm, or activity. [V P] We lost two or three early games in the World Cup, but we bounced back... [V P prep/adv] He is young …   English dictionary

  • bounce back — phr verb Bounce back is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑echo …   Collocations dictionary

  • bounce back — Synonyms and related words: backfire, backlash, be reflected, be sent back, boom, boomerang, bounce, bound, bound back, cannon, cannon off, carom, come around, come back, come round, come to, come up smiling, echo, echo back, fly back, get about …   Moby Thesaurus

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