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Definitions of Parried

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Quotes of Parried

  1. With care, and skill, and cunning art, She parried Time's malicious dart, And kept the years at bay, Till passion entered in her heart and aged her in a day! – Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Usage examples for Parried

  1. " If I tell you," parried Rumson, " will you bring the letter at once?" – Somewhere in France by Richard Harding Davis
  2. Henry parried the blow, flung the Indian from him, and ran for his life. – The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman
  3. Tavannes retorted; and he lunged and parried in his turn, but loosely and at a distance. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  4. But Miss 'Rill was unruffled, and parried her mother's suspicion. – Janice Day by Helen Beecher Long
  5. " Perhaps," said I, " but I have asked you a question which remains parried – The Maids of Paradise by Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers
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