Example sentences for: defiant

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

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

  • The artist, looking either terrified or defiant, is peeling back a bandage to reveal the scars left by bullets from would-be assassin Valerie Solanas' gun.

  • When Tracy comes upon Paul at a table, gathering signatures for his nominating petition, she responds with cold fury, but she also scrawls her name on his sheet--a complex, defiant, irreducible gesture.

  • (Note the defiant "man."

  • From its position at the harbor mouth, the views of Havana over the defiant cannons are magical.

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