Deflect in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Deflect

to cause something to be rerouted or directed to a different path

Examples of Deflect in a sentence

During the basketball game, the star player could jump and deflect any opponentโ€™s shot in the air.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The defense attorney was able to deflect the prosecutorโ€™s questioning causing the judge to require the prosecutor to ask different questions.  ๐Ÿ”Š

When asked about the salary, the potential candidate was able to deflect this question by beginning to talk about his background.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Since the young child never filtered anything he said, the parents were ready to deflect any embarrassing topic the child would start to discuss.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The troublemaking child could deflect any blame placed on him because he was so experienced at getting out of trouble.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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