Meaning of “bounce around” in the English Dictionary


"bounce around" in Business English

See all translations

bounce around

phrasal verb with bounce uk /baʊns/ us verb [ I or T ]

FINANCE, ECONOMICS to increase and decrease in level many times, so that it may be hard to say what is going to happen:

Prices may bounce around for a while, but they will settle.
He warned that monthly employment figures bounce around and people should focus on longer-term improvements.

(Definition of “bounce around” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)