One who doesn't know his place. One whose ambition leads him to step out of line or exceed his proper social standing.
That George W. Bush is such a bounder!
by Scott Dog November 11, 2003
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To play bad cards during a poker tournament, with the hope of drawing out a good hand.
Mike was knocked out of the tournament early, he was playing like a bounder all night.
by sloleak November 07, 2005
When you build up a big chip lead in a poker tournament and then piss it away because you can't hold your liquor.
Boy that mike sure blew that tournament, what a Bounder.
by sloleak November 14, 2005