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Meaning of BOUNCER

Pronunciation:  'bawnsur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a person whose duty is to throw troublemakers out of a bar or public meeting
 

BOUNCER is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: chucker-out
 
 See Also: guard

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Boun"cer\, n.
1. One who bounces; a large, heavy person who makes much
   noise in moving.

2. A boaster; a bully. [Collog.] --Johnson.

3. A bold lie; also, a liar. [Collog.] --Marryat.

4. Something big; a good stout example of the kind.

         The stone must be a bouncer.          --De Quincey.

 

 

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