PARRIES MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Parries Definition & Synonyms

  1. (pl. ) of Parry


• Parry Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To ward off; to stop, or to turn aside; as, to parry a thrust, a blow, or anything that means or threatens harm.
  2. (v. i.) To ward off, evade, or turn aside something, as a blow, argument, etc.
  3. (n.) A warding off of a thrust or blow, as in sword and bayonet exercises or in boxing; hence, figuratively, a defensive movement in debate or other intellectual encounter.
  4. (v. t.) To avoid; to shift or put off; to evade.


Synonyms:
Block, Circumvent, Counter, Deflect, Dodge, Duck, Elude, Evade, Fudge, Hedge, Skirt,

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