Recoiling vs Rebounding - What's the difference?

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Recoiling is a related term of rebounding.


As verbs the difference between recoiling and rebounding

is that recoiling is while rebounding is .

As nouns the difference between recoiling and rebounding

is that recoiling is the act of something that recoils while rebounding is the act of something that rebounds.

recoiling

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of something that recoils.
  • * South
  • These inward rejolts and recoilings of the mind.

    rebounding

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of something that rebounds.
  • * 1996 , R. W. Sharples, Stoics, Epicureans and Sceptics (page 138)
  • It seems hard to suppose that the collisions and reboundings of the atoms cancel out the downward movement of everything entirely.