Bedeutung von “deflect” — Learner’s Dictionary

deflect

verb us uk /dɪˈflekt/

[ I, T ] to make something change direction by hitting or touching it, or to change direction after hitting something:

The ball was deflected into the corner of the net.
deflect attention/blame/criticism, etc

to cause attention/blame/criticism, etc to be directed away from you

deflection noun [ C, U ] us uk /dɪˈflekʃən/

(Definition von “deflect” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)