By pouncing on the moderator, Team Romney is deflecting attention from a tough night for its man.
But some took this advice with a grain of salt, since Pakistan could be deflecting from its recent battered image.
But only two weeks later, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded, deflecting attention to the spill threatening the Gulf Coast.
deflecting an attack, even more than getting in zingers, can be the difference between winning and losing.
He was adept at deflecting a direct question with an anecdote or a bromide presented as a confidence.
The method is not strictly an absolute one, since it presupposes a knowledge of the magnetic moment of the deflecting magnet.
Expecting it now, Andre-Louis parried it by no more than a deflecting touch.
This time we ascend the mountain instead of deflecting as before.
The real force needed is not a propelling but a deflecting force.
The gas is prevented from rising into the shoot by the deflecting plates G.