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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. Donald Trump:

    In the midst of such profound anguish, one memory fills us with hope, when evil showed its hideous face, Americans of all walks of life rose up -- and they did, they rose up -- they defied fear, they stared down death to protect the innocent. And stand tall they did just for righteous and for good.

  2. Carsten Brzeski:

    Boom. German industrial orders just defied any concerns about a slowdown of the economy due to the Chinese slowdown or Greek turbulence, today's numbers show that the German economy could take the current positive momentum into the third quarter.

  3. Chris Williamson:

    A stronger expansion of business activity in November defied economists' expectations of a slowdown, but is unlikely to prevent the euro zone from suffering slower growth in the fourth quarter, especially as rising virus cases look set to cause renewed disruptions to the economy in December.

  4. Robert J. Sawyer, "Calculating God", 2000:

    How do you define God? Like this. A God I could understand, at least potentially, was infinitely more interesting and relevant than one that defied comprehension.

  5. United States:

    While China is facing huge economic headwinds, the country has defied bearish predictions in the past, in other words, Western banks are playing the long game under the guise of portfolio diversification.

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