Hindi translation of 'deflect'
deflect /dɪˈflekt डिˈफ़्लेक्ट्/
Word forms: deflects, deflecting, deflected
1. transitive verb
If you deflect something such as someone's attention, you cause them to turn their attention to something else or to do something different.
It won't deflect us from what we are doing.
2. transitive verb
If you deflect something that is moving, you make it go in a slightly different direction, for example by hitting it or pushing it.
The goalkeeper deflected the ball to safety with his knees.
deflectionWord forms: deflections variable noun
Rangers scored in the 21st minute with the help of a deflection.
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Example Sentences Including 'deflect'
He didn't see his way clear but he had obstinacy plus courage, no difficulty would deflect him.Coup d'Etat
At first I hovered about and tried to deflect her, but I soon stopped; I should have realized Thea could take care of herself.Time of the Wolf
If you choose to deflect my questions, it is fruitless to continue.Murder in E Minor
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Translation of deflect from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary