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bounce sb into sth

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phrasal verb with bounce uk   us   /baʊns/ verb
to ​force someone to do something that they do not ​want to do, usually ​relating to ​politics: [+ -ing verb] The ​oppositionhopes to ​bounce the ​primeminister into ​calling an early ​election.
(Definition of bounce sb into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bounce sb into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指在政治上)逼(某人)(做不愿做的事)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指在政治上)逼(某人)(做不願做的事)…
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