What does defiant mean?

Definitions for defiantdɪˈfaɪ ənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word defiant.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. defiant, noncompliant(adj)

    boldly resisting authority or an opposing force

    "brought up to be aggressive and defiant"; "a defiant attitude"

Wiktionary

  1. defiant(Adjective)

    Defying.

  2. defiant(Adjective)

    Boldly resisting opposition.

  3. Origin: défiant, from the verb défier

Webster Dictionary

  1. Defiant(adj)

    full of defiance; bold; insolent; as, a defiant spirit or act

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. dfiant, p. pr. of dfier. See Defy.]

Freebase

  1. Defiant

    "Defiant" is the 55th episode of the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the ninth episode of the third season.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of defiant in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of defiant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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Translations for defiant

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • предизвикателен, неподчиняващ се, непокоренBulgarian
  • trodsigDanish
  • trotzigGerman
  • προκλητικόςGreek
  • desafianteSpanish
  • uhmakas, uhittelevaFinnish
  • מתריסHebrew
  • 開き直る, 反抗的Japanese
  • oposição, desafiador, corajosaPortuguese
  • вызывающий, неповинующийся, непокорный, дерзкийRussian
  • trotsig, utmanandeSwedish

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