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verb [intransitive]     ricochet pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participlericocheting
past tensericocheted
past participlericocheted

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  1. if a moving object ricochets, it hits a surface at an angle and immediately moves away from it at a different angle
    ricochet off:

    The ball ricocheted off a rock and hit him on the shoulder.

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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