Definisi 'parry'
English to English
noun
1 (fencing) blocking a lunge or deflecting it with a circular motion of the sword
source: wordnet30
2 a return punch (especially by a boxer)
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3 A warding off of a thrust or blow, as in sword and bayonet exercises or in boxing; hence, figuratively, a defensive movement in debate or other intellectual encounter.
source: webster1913
verb
4 impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)
Example:
• block an attack
source: wordnet30
5 avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
Example:
• He dodged the issue
• she skirted the problem
• They tend to evade their responsibilities
• he evaded the questions skillfully
source: wordnet30
6 To ward off; to stop, or to turn aside; as, to parry a thrust, a blow, or anything that means or threatens harm.
source: webster1913
7 To ward off, evade, or turn aside something, as a blow, argument, etc.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
block, deflect, avoidance, dodging, shunning, fencing, biff, clout, lick, poke, punch, avoid, fence, beg, quibble,

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