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1.1Sportfinta feminineto make a feint — hacer una finta
- The self-absorbed men take center stage via a series of furtive crouches, runs, hops, and boxing feints.
- If the attack is commenced when the opponent's blade is not in line, the attack may be completed either direct, or by one disengagement or by a cut-over, or else be preceded by successful feints which oblige the opponent to parry.
- I thought I gained my respect early and the guy saw that all those feints and tricks were not working.
- Both players attempt to control the space by confusing the opponent with feints and deceptive moves.
- Your opponent makes a feint to your six, then hits your eight with a simple lunge.
1.2Militaryamago masculineto make a feint — hacer una finta
- Account should be taken at the same time of enemy methods of feints and other stratagems.
- The German High Command, viewing the Normandy attack as a feint, failed until too late to commit their armored reserves.
- A feint can force your enemy to tie down huge amounts of forces to protect against an attack that never comes.
- Fix the enemy in place using skirmishes, artillery, feints, and demonstrations while probing his lines.
- In a more narrow sense, the use of strategy may be seen in demonstrations and feints that surprise the enemy by hitting him where he is unprepared.
de ataque, maniobra
2(on paper)narrow feint — renglones estrechos
- feint-ruled paper — papel rayado / pautado / con renglones
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