What does the word bouncing mean?

Usage examples for bouncing

  1. We followed along the bank, and I think Tish found a sort of grim humor in seeing the young man bouncing up into the air and coming down on the wheel, for I turned once and found her smiling faintly. – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. But down- down- down went the stone, bouncing and knocking and echoing as it struck against the precipice wall- down- down- down till it was no larger than a spool- then out of sight- and silence! – The Story of the Trapper by A. C. Laut
  3. Yes, I know, agreed Mr. Bouncing, but I'm not going to be caught like that. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome