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  1. defies(Noun)

    Plural form of defy.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of defies in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of defies in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of defies in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Beard:

    The branches' activities did not involve creating, developing or managing those rights. Based on the facts of this case, the primary line defies reality and common sense, the activities of these two branches in Ireland simply could not be responsible for generating almost all of Apple's profits outside the Americas.

  2. Ryan Kiesel:

    Frankly, I would be astonished if we get to a point where the governor outright defies an order of our state’s highest court, that said, if she does, there is a word for it. It is called contempt.

  3. John Suthers:

    To decriminalize dangerous and unreasonable behavior in which people are getting hurt and houses are blowing up, defies the intent of the voters, colorado is experiencing a real public safety issue as a result of unsafe and unlicensed manufacturing and production.

  4. Clyde B. Aster:

    When someone tells you something defies description, you can be pretty sure he's going to have a go at it anyway.

  5. Acting ICE Director Tom Homan:

    We are told on one hand to focus efforts on criminals but those same folks who want to focus on criminals don’t let us into the county jails, it just defies logic.

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