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General dictionaries General (27 matching dictionaries)
  1. parry: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. parry: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. parry: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. parry: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. parry: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. parry: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. parry: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. parry: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. parry: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. parry: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. parry: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Parry, parry: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. parry (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Parry, parry: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. PARRY, Parry (crater), Parry (disambiguation), Parry (fencing), Parry (given name), Parry (name), Parry (surname), Parry: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. Parry: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. parry: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. parry: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Parry: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. parry: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. parry: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. parry: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. parry: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. Parry, parry: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. Parry: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Parry(disambiguation), Parry (disambiguation), Parry (fencing), parry: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Parry(disambiguation), Parry (disambiguation), parry: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Parry: baby names list [home, info]
  2. PARRY: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. parry: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Parry: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. parry: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Parry: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. parry: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (parry)

noun:  a return punch (especially by a boxer)
verb:  impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)
verb:  avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 25000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #3369)

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Words similar to parry:   block, circumvent, counter, counterpunch, deflect, dodge, duck, elude, evade, fudge, hedge, parried, parries, parrying, sidestep, skirt, fend, put off, more...

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