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Physical DeflectionPlay
Used when an object's path is physically altered by someone or something. SlideThe tennis player deflected the ball with a quick backhand.
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Subtle EvasionPlay
Subtly turning a situation away from a desired focus, often in conversation. SlideDuring the debate, she deflected the criticism with a joke.
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Strategic AvoidancePlay
Intentionally redirecting attention to avoid dealing with a particular subject. SlideTo avoid controversy, the CEO deflected the blame onto the market conditions.