AskDefine | Define defiant

Dictionary Definition

defiant adj : boldly resisting authority or an opposing force; "brought up to be aggressive and defiant"; "a defiant attitude" [syn: noncompliant] [ant: compliant]

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  1. Marked by defiance.
  2. Boldly resisting opposition.


marked by defiance
boldly resisting opposition
  • Portuguese: oposição corajosa

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defiant in Czech: Defiant
defiant in Polish: Defiant

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