feint

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A movement made to confuse the opponent, a dummy
An offensive movement resembling an attack in all but its continuance
The narrowest rule used in the production of lined writing paper (C19: Variant of FAINT)
Feigned; counterfeit
To make a feint, or mock attack
directed toward a different part from the intended strike
That which is feigned; an assumed or false appearance; a pretense; a stratagem; a fetch
any sham, pretense, or deceptive movement
{n} a false show, pretense
A threatening movement made with the intention of provoking a parry or similar response Feints may be made by the blade or body, e g a foot movement Often a feint is accompanied by an advance
In sport or military conflict, if someone feints, they make a brief movement in a different direction from the one they intend to follow, as a way of confusing or deceiving their opponent. I feinted to the left, then to the right They feinted and concentrated forces against the most fortified line of the enemy side. a movement or an attack that is intended to deceive an opponent, especially in boxing (feinte, from feindre; FEIGN). to pretend to hit someone in boxing
any distracting or deceptive maneuver (as a mock attack) deceive by a mock action; "The midfielder feinted to shoot
A mock blow or attack on one part when another part is intended to be struck; said of certain movements in fencing, boxing, war, etc
Character sacrifices previous attack with same or different weapon to gain a +2 to Attack with subsequent attack
pretend to strike a blow, as in: His strategy was to feint with his right hand while preparing to deliver a mighty blow with his left
When coming up on a corner, to make a quick maneuver in the opposite direction to get a better line through the corner
any distracting or deceptive maneuver (as a mock attack)
(Army) a form of attack used to deceive the enemy as to the location or time of the actual decisive operation Forces conducting a feint seek direct fire contact with the enemy but avoid decisive engagement (FM 3-0)
A fake attack that's intended to create an opening for a genuine attack
An attack into one line with the intention of switching to another line before the attack is completed
deceive by a mock action; "The midfielder feinted to shoot"
A deceptive movement by a player, which can be applied with or without the ball, meant to fake out an opponent
attacking into one line with the intention of switching to another line before the attack is completed
a subtle blade movement designed to lure the opponent into making a parry Nearly always followed by an attack
{f} deceive; perform a diversionary tactic; pretend
Any deceptive movement that disconcerts an opponent before or during the service
(pronounced FAYNT) a deceptive action calculated to divert attention from one's real purpose; or it's a forthright imitation of a deceptive action or actions to come
What a fencer does after they get their credit card bill from a tournament weekend
A false attack designed to force an opponent into a reaction that opens the way to a genuine attack
{i} deception; diversionary tactic; pretense
feints
Third-person singular simple present indicative form of feint
feints
plural form of feint
feints
Weak spirit produced at the end of pot distillation
a feint
juke
feinted
past of feint
feinting
A body, arm or eye movement, or combination of these, which act to freeze a defensive player or make him leave defensive positioning, to the advantage of the offensive player It is an offensive foul to feint on a four metre foul
feinting
A body, arm or eye movement, or combination of these, which act to freeze a defensive player or make him/her leave defensive positioning, to the advantage of the offensive player
feinting
a body, arm, or eye movement, or combination of these, which freeze a defensive player or makes him leave defensive positioning, to the advantage of the offensive player
feinting
The use of deceptive moves to put an opponent off guard
feinting
present participle of feint
feints
third-person singular of feint
feints
plural of , feint
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