Predicate: parry

Roleset id: parry.01 , deflect an attack, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

parry.01: PARRY-V NOTES: Frames file for 'parry' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry. (from parry.01-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

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parry (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: defender
        Arg1-PPT: attack
        Arg2-MNR: instrument, defensive weapon

Example: parry, dodge, spin, thrust

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        The burning question is whether the new chief can parry Mr. Icahn without being pushed into unwelcome moves.

        Arg0: the new chief
        Argm-mod: can
        Rel: parry
        Arg1: Mr. Icahn
        Argm-adv: without being pushed into unwelcome moves

Example: with instrument

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John deflected Mary's blows with a pillow.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: deflected
        Arg1: Mary's blows
        Arg2: with a pillow