defiance

  1. intentionally contemptuous behavior or attitude
  2. a hostile challenge
  3. a defiant act

Defiance

[yacht] Defiance was a yacht built by George Owen for a syndicate of New York City, Philadelphia, and Boston sportsmen headed by George M. Pynchon to compete in the trials to select the defender for the 1914 America`s Cup. The outbreak of World War I in 1914 caused the Cup races for that year to be delayed until 1920. ==History== She was bu...
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defiance

open disobedience or resistance 
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defiance

[n] - a hostile challenge 2. [n] - intentionally contemptuous behavior or attitude 3. [n] - a defiant act
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Defiance

De·fi'ance noun [ Old French defiance , desfiance , challenge, from desfier to challenge, French défier . See Defy .] 1. The act of defying, putting in opposition, or provoking to combat; a challenge; a provocation; a summons to combat. « A war witho...
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defiance

1. The act of defying, putting in opposition, or provoking to combat; a challenge; a provocation; a summons to combat. 'A war without a just defiance made.' (Dryden) 'Stood for her cause, and flung defiance down.' (Tennyson) ... 2. A state of opposition; willingness to flight; disposition to resist; contempt of opposition. 'He breathed defiance to ...
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defiance

rebelliousness noun intentionally contemptuous behavior or attitude
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Defiance

• (n.) The act of defying, putting in opposition, or provoking to combat; a challenge; a provocation; a summons to combat. • (n.) A casting aside; renunciation; rejection. • (n.) A state of opposition; willingness to flight; disposition to resist; contempt of opposition.
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Defiance

city, seat (1845) of Defiance county, northwestern Ohio, U.S., where the Auglaize and Tiffin rivers meet the Maumee, 55 miles (89 km) southwest of ...
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defiance

defiance 1. Renunciation of faith, allegiance, or amity; declaration of hostilities. 2. The act of defying or challenging to fight; a challenge or summons to a combat or contest; a challenge to make good or maintain a cause, assertion, etc. cartel of defiance.
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Defiance

[book] Defiance is a book, first published 1951 in Calcutta, by Savitri Devi. It is a memoir of her arrest, trial, and imprisonment on the charge of distributing National Socialist propaganda in Germany in 1949. The book is dedicated to Hertha Ehlert and opens with quotations from the Bhagawad Gita and Adolf Hitler. ==Contents== ...
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Defiance

Defiance, city (1990 pop. 16,768), seat of Defiance co., NW Ohio, at the confluence of the Auglaize and Maumee rivers, in a farm area; settled 1790, inc. 1836. Its manufactures include machinery and food, fabricated-metal, and glass products. Gen. Anthony Wayne built Fort Defiance in 1794. Defiance ...
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Defiance

[video game] Defiance is a science fiction-themed persistent world massively multiplayer online third-person shooter developed by Trion Worlds. Defiance takes place on a terraformed Earth several decades into the future. It is a tie-in to the Syfy show of the same name. The game was released on April 2, 2013, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStat...
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defiance

intentionally contemptuous behavior or attitude
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defiance

an act boldly resisting authority or an opposing force
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defiance

a hostile challenge
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