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Definition of "deflected" []

  • To turn or cause to turn aside from a course; swerve (verb)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of deflect. (verb)

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Use "deflected" in a sentence
  • "Bill Guerin deflected Sergei Gonchar's slap shot from the right point past Jaroslav Halak with 1: 24 remaining to draw Pittsburgh within one."
  • "The Canadiens captain deflected Mathieu Schneider's point shot past Dwayne Roloson for the winner after he tied it with 4: 35 left in regulation on a goal that required a lengthy video review."
  • "Semin deflected Mike Green's point shot past Halak 7: 59 in to put Washington up 1-0."