glancing blow

noun

Definition of glancing blow

: a blow with less than full force that falls off to one side The falling tile struck him with a glancing blow on the head.

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“Glancing blow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glancing%20blow. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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