Main meanings of spring-back in English

: spring-back1spring-back2

spring-back1

Pronunciation /ˈsprɪŋˌbak/

noun

  • A book bound in such a way that the spine opens easily.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in The Morning Post. From either spring or spring + back.

Main meanings of spring-back in English

: spring-back1spring-back2

spring-back2

Pronunciation /ˈsprɪŋˌbak/

noun

  • The capacity to spring back into position after subjection to force or pressure.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in The Augusta Chronicle. From spring + back, after to spring back.