Sentence Examples


  • Alex defies father now, but he will not win.
  • I am constantly amazed as my son accomplishes his goals anddefies all expectations.
  • The first thing noticeable about him is that he defies all customary and mechanical classification.
  • When the latter is lost during flight, the rapidity of their movement defies pursuit.
  • It is cut in the volcanic plateau, and its ragged broken walls, which are inclined at very steep angles, are of a richness of colouring that almost defies description, a colouring that is produced by the action of the thermal springs, at the base of the canyon, upon the mineral pigments in the lava.