defiance

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈfaɪəns/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈfaɪəns/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(di fīəns)


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defiance

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. showed her defiance by
  2. defiance will not be tolerated
  3. defiance of [the law, authority]
  4. in defiance of [the official warning, a national ban]
  5. was [held, organized] in defiance of [the official warning]
  6. was seen as an act of defiance
  7. gave her a look of defiance
  8. [looked, stared] in defiance
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