Definisi 'deflect'
English to English
verb
1 prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening
Example:
• Let's avoid a confrontation
• head off a confrontation
• avert a strike
source: wordnet30
2 turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest
source: wordnet30
3 turn aside and away from an initial or intended course
source: wordnet30
4 draw someone's attention away from something
Example:
• The thief distracted the bystanders
• He deflected his competitors
source: wordnet30
5 impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)
Example:
• block an attack
source: wordnet30
6 To cause to turn aside; to bend; as, rays of light are often deflected.
source: webster1913
7 To turn aside; to deviate from a right or a horizontal line, or from a proper position, course or direction; to swerve.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
counter, counterpunch, parry, block, blocking, fence, confuse, disconcert, flurry, put off,

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