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English definition of “bounce sb into sth”

bounce sb into sth

UK phrasal verb with bounce     /baʊns/ verb
to force someone to do something that they do not want to do, usually relating to politics : [+ -ing verb] The opposition hopes to bounce the prime minister into call ing an early election .Causing somebody to actUrging and persuading
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