What does the word defiant mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Characterized by defiance.

Usage examples for defiant

  1. Tom threw back his head with a defiant gesture. – Tom Tufton's Travels by Evelyn Everett-Green
  2. The last Robert Audley saw of her was that bright defiant smile. – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
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