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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bouncer  \Boun"cer\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  bounces;  a  large  heavy  person  who  makes  much 
  noise  in  moving 
 
  2.  A  boaster;  a  bully.  [Collog.]  --Johnson. 
 
  3.  A  bold  lie;  also  a  liar.  [Collog.]  --Marryat. 
 
  4.  Something  big  a  good  stout  example  of  the  kind 
 
  The  stone  must  be  a  bouncer.  --De  Quincey. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bouncer 
  n  :  a  person  whose  duty  is  to  throw  troublemakers  out  of  a  bar 
  or  public  meeting  [syn:  {chucker-out}] 




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