Synonyms and Antonyms for parry

1. parry (v.)

impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)

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2. parry (v.)

avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)

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3. parry (n.)

a return punch (especially by a boxer)

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4. parry (n.)

(fencing) blocking a lunge or deflecting it with a circular motion of the sword

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