Definisi 'deflect'

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verb
1 prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

3 turn aside and away from an initial or intended course Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 draw someone's attention away from something Terjemahkan
Example:
The thief distracted the bystanders
He deflected his competitors
source: wordnet30

5 impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball) Terjemahkan
Example:
block an attack
source: wordnet30

6 To cause to turn aside; to bend; as, rays of light are often deflected. Terjemahkan
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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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