Example sentences for: defiant

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

  • Reporters who have covered McCain in the Senate have seen Republican politics considerably enlivened by this defiant character.

  • The band creates waves of music that crash onto the shore and Dylan is almost giddy as he rides them in" (David Hinckley, New York Daily News ). This pivotal concert bridges the gap between Dylan's beloved acoustic phase and his controversial electric phase, and the interplay between a defiant Dylan and the disapproving crowd is said to fuel the performance.

  • 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.

  • The NYT headline is "Winnie Mandela Is Defiant, Calling Accusations 'Lunacy'."

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


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