Sentence Examples

  • His shoulders moved with a graceful swing that defied the quick step.
  • Flying downhill produced an exhilaration that defied explanation.
  • When the Mogul Empire absorbed the Bijapur kingdom he defied the emperor.
  • Albany successfully defied his usurped authority until his recognition was necessary to a united front against the French and their Indian allies, who, in February 1690, had surprised and burned Schenectady.
  • The khakan, who had defied the summons sent him by the invaders, now aided the Byzantine patrician -in the defence of Armenia.