bounce ideas

Bounce ideas
If you bounce ideas off someone, you share your ideas with them to know whether they think they would work.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • bounce — 1 verb 1 MOVE FROM A SURFACE (I, T) if a ball or other object bounces, it immediately moves away from a surface it has just hit, or you make it move in this way (+ off): The ball bounced off the crossbar and into the net. | bounce sth on/against… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • bounce around — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms bounce around : present tense I/you/we/they bounce around he/she/it bounces around present participle bouncing around past tense bounced around past participle bounced around to discuss something in order to… …   English dictionary

  • bounce v — bouncing adj, bounce ideas off sb …   English expressions

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