a tactic where the first offensive is a ploy in order to launch a premeditated second offensive exploiting the opponent's response (e.g. first counter riposte, counter-time, remise)
A fencing phrase where the initial action is used to set up a tactic of second intent. See COUNTER-TIME.
A tactic in which a fencer executes a convincing, yet false, action in hopes of drawing a true, committed reaction from their opponent.
a false action used to draw a response from the opponent, which will open the opportunity for the intended action that follows, typically a counter-riposte.
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