Example sentences for: defiantly

How can you use “defiantly” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • My generic-pronoun usage is defiantly masculine, my descriptions are bluntly factual, my Holy Trinity is and always will be Father, Son, and Holy Ghost, world without end.

  • Despite a referendum vote by its citizens against separatism two years earlier, Québec was defiantly the only province not to sign the new constitution, feeling its cultural specificity had not been guaranteed.

  • The path-breaking professionals tend to stare defiantly into the camera: Imagine telling Dorothy A. Richman, a rabbinical student wrapped in phylacteries and holding a Torah, that she can't serve God!

  • Each front-page features a photo of Boris Yeltsin, his hands raised, defiantly refuting rumors of his resignation.

  • For true instinct, you must turn to Mike Figgis, an English director ( Leaving Las Vegas , 1995, One Night Stand , 1997) who's defiantly not a player and whose pixilated, semi-autobiographical, semi-allegorical The Loss of Sexual Innocence would not have got past the mall focus groups that evidently embraced Instinct . It nearly didn't get past the screening that I caught at Manhattan's indie-friendly Angelika Film Center, which was marked by uneasy throat clearing and lots of walkouts.


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