Usage examples for Deflected

  1. The unexpected fury of the human spirit, outraged into desperation after it was assumed to be subdued, and bursting suddenly, and regardless of consequences, against the calm and haughty front of material science assured of its power, checked and deflected the processes of the German intelligence. – Waiting for Daylight by Henry Major Tomlinson
  2. He looked into these wells of blue and saw the love quivering in them as the broken light quivers, deflected on its way through clear water to a sea bottom of golden sand. – The Lilac Sunbonnet by S.R. Crockett
  3. Light can be deflected by passage through a magnetic field. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt