Synonyms for deflected
- cover up
- glance off
- hold off
- keep off
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEFLECTED
Until then the stream had followed the street; but the debris that encumbered it deflected the course.
Flagg tipped the shade of the lamp and deflected the light upon the couple.
A bullet crashed through the skylight, for my arm had deflected his.
That great love wraps us all, is older than our sins, and is not deflected by them.
It would not be deflected; its whole force would be expended there.
It somehow seized them and deflected them, and darted past them toward the Niccola.
The blow was deflected by the upraised arm of the apeman and fell on his shoulder.
For an instant the lad's attention was deflected by the radiant vision.
The tide of indignation in him was deflected, and he shifted his feet.
The course had been deflected in response to the change of wind.