HyperDic: feint

English > 2 senses of the word feint:
VERBcreationfeintdeceive by a mock action
NOUNactfeintany distracting or deceptive maneuver (as a mock attack)
feint > pronunciation
Soundsfey'nt
Rhymesacquaint ... taint: 12 rhymes with eynt...
English > feint: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningAny distracting or deceptive maneuver (as a mock attack).
Narrowerjuke, fake(football) a deceptive move made by a football player
Broadermaneuver, manoeuvre, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvreA move made to gain a tactical end
Spanishamago, finta
Catalanfinta
Verbsfeintdeceive by a mock action
English > feint: 2 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningdeceive by a mock action.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Example"The midfielder feinted to shoot"
Broadersimulate, assume, sham, feignmake a pretence of
Spanishfintar
Catalanfintar
Nounsfeintany distracting or deceptive maneuver (as a mock attack)

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