draw away (someone or something's) fire

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draw away (someone or something's) fire

To shield or protect someone or something from someone or something else. This phrase can be used literally to refer to gunfire. When I came in late, my sister drew away mom and dad's fire by turning up the TV. The mother goose drew away the hunters' fire by charging at them.
See also: away, draw, fire