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deflect
used in The Lightning Thief

5 uses
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Definition
turn aside from a fixed direction or line of interest
  • Luke deflected it easily, but I saw a change in his face.
    Chapter 8 (20% in)
  • My shield deflected the point, but I felt a painful tingling all over my body.
    Chapter 8 (71% in)
  • He twisted, and the strike that should've caught him directly in the spine was deflected off the end of his sword hilt.
    Chapter 20 (53% in)
  • I ran for my sword, scooped it up, and launched a swipe at Ares's face, only to find my blade deflected again.
    Chapter 20 (61% in)
  • I deflected his blade.
    Chapter 20 (72% in)

There are no more uses of "deflect" in The Lightning Thief.

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