Reality came at him like the pounce of a stalking predator.
She sank onto the couch, not quite relaxing, almost like a cat crouching before the pounce .
Pedants pounce on such tell-tale signs that what purports to be an image of Shakespeare is really an idealised image of the biographer himself.
reporters who are just as eager to pounce on a gaffe as on a significant news story
As actual practice can demonstrate, if a pricked design is pounced from its verso, the pounce marks register more distinctly, than if pounced from the recto.
Every time the butterfly would fly higher the kitten would pounce at the air and end up falling to the ground.
The demon, full of the momentum of the pounce , tumbled easily through after her.
Competitors are ready to pounce on any weakness.
I watched for the animal but it still surprised me with a pounce onto the rock opposite the pond from me.
Like a cat poised to pounce on his prey, he was ready.