Definitions for deflected

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Deflected

    of Deflect

  2. Deflected(adj)

    turned aside; deviating from a direct line or course

  3. Deflected(adj)

    bent downward; deflexed

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brian Greenspan:

    The assault was described even by the photographer as a couple of slaps, certainly three at the most, that he deflected with his shoulder.

  2. Joe Biden:

    Joe Biden trotted onto the stage and along the parade route, but deflected questions about whether Joe Biden will challenge Clinton and surging Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders. I am definitely going to run part of this parade.

  3. John Foster:

    Interplanetary shocks, traveling toward Earth from the Sun, have been observed and studied before, what is of major interest in the event reported are the direct observations of the effects of the shock on Earth ’s Van Allen radiation belts with sufficient detail to reveal the processes taking place. Although the main strength of the solar shock is deflected by the magnetic shield that surrounds our planet, a brief pulse of energy penetrates closer to Earth where it accelerates radiation belt electrons to ultra-relativistic energies in less than a minute.

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