Defiant meaning

dĭ-fīənt
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The definition of defiant is someone or something that resists behaving or conforming to what is asked or expected.

An example of defiant is someone who is told to do something and immediately does the opposite.

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Marked by defiance; boldly resisting.
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Full of defiance; openly and boldly resisting.
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Origin of defiant

  • French défiant, from the verb défier

    From Wiktionary