Synonyms for deflecting
- cover up
- glance off
- hold off
- keep off
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEFLECTING
Expecting it now, Andre-Louis parried it by no more than a deflecting touch.
Nevertheless, she asked it, as her only means of deflecting the talk from Brenton.
The real force needed is not a propelling but a deflecting force.
It was only a question of not, by a hair's breadth, deflecting into the truth.
The effect of sunshine in deflecting the bridge is very curious.
Across the caon was built a deflecting dam of solid masonry.
"Yes," he said, and then swept even Rose aside as deflecting him from his purpose.
This time we ascend the mountain instead of deflecting as before.
Julian was deflecting Madge's course to the left of Gull Island.
Hare sent Silvermane at the deflecting sheep and frightened them into line.