feint

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Synonyms for feint

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Words related to feint

any distracting or deceptive maneuver (as a mock attack)

deceive by a mock action

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Fans had never seen anything quite like the way he feinted as if to pass before dragging the ball behind his standing leg and leaving the defenders for dead.
Wootton then turned provider as he took a short kick in to Kilbride, who feinted past the defender and fired into the far corner from an acute angle.
He has dodged and feinted, saying that Bush has waged "the wrong war, in the wrong place, at the wrong time." Is there a right war, a right place, a right time?
On his other goals he has taken the ball into the keeper and slotted it past him, but last week he feinted to shoot and went round him.
Blaze weathered the storm of penalty kills and Steve Carpenter feinted to shoot before presenting Ashley Tait with an empty net for the game-winning goal.