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  1. Defied

    of Defy

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of defied in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of defied in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of defied in a Sentence

  1. Amy Klobuchar:

    In my case, it was elected to the Amy Klobuchar Senate ; no woman had ever done it before, but I came back. I defied expectations and I won. ... And tonight in New Hampshire, as everyone had counted us out, even a week ago -- thank you, pundits -- I came back, and we delivered.

  2. Matthew McReynolds:

    Acalanes High School and the district have defied common sense, ignored the law and broken parents’ trust, these administrators are acting like schoolyard bullies. If they think intimidation is going to work on us or these parents, they are greatly mistaken.

  3. Bart Gee:

    I’ve defied what doctors thought my life would be - someone who would be wheelchair bound and unable to walk.

  4. Chris Taylor:

    House Democrats defied history on a record of creating jobs, keeping families safe, investing in America, defending women’s freedom and the integrity of our democracy, voters rejected MAGA extremism and now House Republicans are in a state of disarray. With a razor-thin majority, Kevin McCarthy is being forced to kneel to extremism in a GOP conference that wants to ban abortion, challenge elections, hawk conspiracy theories that make us all less safe and sow even more hate and division in America.

  5. Eric Goldstein:

    They were a group that defied easy categorization, and they tended to challenge – and in some cases, upend – the easy definition of American society into the categories of Black and White.

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