[ dih-flek-tiv ]
/ dɪˈflɛk tɪv /
WHO SAID IT: A QUIZ ON PRESIDENTIAL WIT AND WISDOM
Think you know your presidents? Take this quiz and see if you can match the style, wit, and ideology of these memorable lines to the right POTUS.
Question 1 of 9
“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
OTHER WORDS FROM deflectivenon·de·flec·tive, adjectiveun·de·flec·tive, adjective
Words nearby deflective
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Example sentences from the Web for deflective
In the usual form of deflective deck the armor is at such a small inclination with the horizon that it becomes very effective.
Turret and barbette armor may be considered as deflective armor.