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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a rebellious manner.

Usage examples (32)
  • Adjective : a defiant attitude
  • My three-year-old raised his chin defiantly and said, No! It was an accident.
  • The girl met McGeorge outside the house; he called defiantly in the face of an unrelenting, outspoken opposition.
  • "Definitely" ≠ "defiantly" - hoping it was a spelling mistake, not a freudian slip! for more
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