Definitions For Rebound


  • The act of securing possession of the rebounding basketball after a missed shot
  • A reaction to a crisis or setback or frustration
  • A movement back from an impact
  • The act of bouncing back after hitting something
  • A ball, puck, etc., that bounces back after hitting something
  • The act of catching the ball after a shot has missed going in the basket


  • Return to a former condition
  • Spring back; spring away from an impact
  • To bounce back offsomething after hitting it
  • To increase or improve after a recent decrease or decline
  • To catch the ball after a shot has missed going in the basket

Is Rebound a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Rebound is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Rebound in a Sentence

  • The baseball rebounded off the wall.
  • She rebounded quickly from the loss.
  • She is good at both shooting and rebounding.
  • He led the league in rebounds last year.

Synonyms for Rebound

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