Definitions for defying

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Defying

    of Defy

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of defying in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of defying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Chapman:

    The young always have the same problem- how to rebel and conform at the same time. They have now solved this by defying their parents and copying one another.

  2. Quentin Crisp:

    The young always have the same problem - how to rebel and conform at the same time. They have now solved this by defying their parents and copying one another.

  3. Quentin Crisp:

    The young always have the same problem -- how to rebel and conform at the same time. They have now solved this by defying their parents and copying one another.

  4. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    The key to every man is his thought. Sturdy and defying though he look, he has a helm which he obeys, which is the idea after which all his facts are classified. He can only be reformed by showing him a new idea which commands his own.

  5. Martin Luther King, Jr.:

    In no sense do I advocate evading or defying the law ... That would lead to anarchy. An individual who breaks a law that his conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for law.

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