present participle of deke
as in evading
to elude (an opponent in a sports contest) by making a deceptive or agile movement deked the lone defenseman with a deft move of his stick and went in for the breakaway

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“Dekeing.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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