Thursday, December 7, 2017

Parry

Parry [ PAR-ee ]
 noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (tr. v.) to avert, turn aside or ward off
2. (tr. v.) to evade or dodge
3. (intr. v.) to block or ward off
4. (n.) a defensive movement in sword fencing or the instance of turning aside a trust in sword fencing
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 He parried the thrust as his opponent lunged forward.