Example sentences for: defiant

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

  • Yet after the meeting, reports the Post , Jiang gave a defiant speech in which he made no concessions about human rights in his country or Tibet.

  • "He is defiant," my notes say, as if I can read his mind.

  • That kind of flippancy amounts to a defiant refusal to think seriously about the trade-offs involved in designing a criminal justice system.

  • No less defiant than Castro himself, beneath the rubble this city is a living, breathing, vital, and sensual creature.

  • He took himself so seriously . And nothing makes you more bratty and defiant than a self-important adult.

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