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Another word for ricochet

  1. To strike a surface at such an angle as to be deflected

      1. To move by hopping on one foot and then the other.
      2. To leap lightly about.
      3. To bounce over or be deflected from a surface; skim or ricochet:
      1. To remove floating matter from (a liquid).
      2. To remove (floating matter) from a liquid.
      3. To embezzle (money) by taking a small portion on each transaction:
      1. To feed on growing grasses and herbage.
      2. To eat a variety of appetizers as a full meal.
      3. To eat snacks throughout the day in place of full meals.
      1. To direct the eyes at or toward something briefly:
      2. To read quickly or in cursory fashion:
      3. To strike a surface at such an angle as to be deflected:
      1. To fish by letting a baited hook fall gently onto the water.
      2. To dip lightly or quickly into water, as a bird does.
      3. To skip or bounce, especially over the surface of water.
      1. A collision followed by a rebound.
      2. A shot in billiards in which the cue ball successively strikes two other balls.
      3. A similar shot in a related game, such as pool.
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Another word for ricochet