bob and weave


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bob and weave

To move quickly up and down and side to side, typically in an attempt to evade someone or something. You need to bob and weave more so that your opponent can't hit you.
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bob and weave

make rapid bodily movements up and down and from side to side.
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He could bob and weave with the best while moving in for the kill.
The show's massive centerpiece, floating at a level that compels one to bob and weave among its angling tubes, conflates different ways of engaging and looking: moving around the object (as we do with sculpture), being outside, imagining, peering inside it (as we do with architectural models), and physically navigating it (as we do with actual architecture and installation).
EA SPORTS Fight Night Round 2 continues to deliver innovative gameplay via the analog Total Punch Control mechanic, allowing gamers to throw multiple punches, block, bob and weave with complete precision and control.
Since watching Roy bob and weave his way around, over and through our educational system on an almost daily basis has provided me with a valuable, and ongoing, education of sorts, my guess is he will apply that same concept to educating the students in the LAUSD - 14th, 15th, 16th grades.
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More in the style of Julio Iglesias than Enrique Iglesias, the suave De La Hoya seems to bob and weave effortlessly through these heavily synthesized love songs - pretty much the last thing you'd expect to come from someone involved in such a violent sport.