GRE Word List

DEFLECT

to turn (something) aside especially from a straight course or fixed direction

The meaning of the word deflect is to turn (something) aside especially from a straight course or fixed direction.

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WordMeaning
inditemake up
dutifulfilled with or motivated by a sense of duty
chimericalexisting only as the product of unchecked imagination : fantastically visionary (see visionary
corollarya proposition (see proposition
germanebeing at once relevant and appropriate : fitting
precipitateto throw violently : hurl
renegeto go back on a promise or commitment
infestto spread or swarm in or over in a troublesome manner
nomenclaturename
queasycausing nausea