Meaning of “feint” in the English Dictionary

"feint" in British English

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feintverb [ I or T ]

uk /feɪnt/ us /feɪnt/
feint
noun [ C ] uk us

He produced a brilliant feint, passed two defenders, and smashed the ball into the net.

(Definition of “feint” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"feint" in American English

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feintnoun [ C ]

us /feɪnt/

an action or movement intended to take attention away from something else:

We had been kept unsure of his plans by feints.
feint
verb [ I/T ] us /feɪnt/

[ I ] He feinted to the left, then turned right.

(Definition of “feint” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)