What does defying mean?

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de·fy·ing

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  1. Defying

    of Defy

How to pronounce defying?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say defying in sign language?

  1. defying

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

Examples of defying in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Cometan:

    I have never felt the urge to do so as I feel defying the inevitable is a progressionless and disappointing merry-go-round of misery.

  4. Falwell Jr.:

    It is a tremendous honor and privilege for any university to host a sitting US President, and we are incredibly grateful to have President Trump be a part of this historic day, this May, Liberty students will have the honor of hearing from a man who has succeeded in business and in politics, defying conventional wisdom to become the 45th President of the United States.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of defying

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