boldly resisting authority or an opposing force
"brought up to be aggressive and defiant"; "a defiant attitude"
Boldly resisting opposition.
Origin: défiant, from the verb défier
full of defiance; bold; insolent; as, a defiant spirit or act
Origin: [Cf. F. dfiant, p. pr. of dfier. See Defy.]
"Defiant" is the 55th episode of the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the ninth episode of the third season.
The numerical value of defiant in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of defiant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of defiant in a Sentence
It was clearly a defiant, but civil demonstration.
This new building can be seen as a defiant reaction to the arrival of others moving into a space Roche has dominated for the last 15 years.
I think (Tsipras) was a little defiant and arrogant and he overplayed his hand, it could still blow up. There's still nervousness in the market.
One of them actually lunged at one of the officers. He went for a tackle. Thats when I pulled out my phone, they got defiant, aggressive, and the officer had no other choice to defend himself, I think.
As a victim of sexual assault Lady Gaga, I made both the song and the video at a dark time in my life, my intention was to create something extremely defiant and provocative because I was angry and still hadn't processed the trauma that had occurred in my own life.
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