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deflected

verb
past tense of deflect

Synonyms of deflected

to change the course or direction of (something)
  • the wind deflected the Frisbee just as I was about to lunge for it

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“Deflected.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deflected. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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