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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.
bob and weave make rapid bodily movements up and down and from side to side.
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Baldomir threw five left hooks and missed every one, thanks to the terrific bobbing and weaving
defense by Mayweather.