Example sentences for: defiantly

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

  • While Zimbabwe's Minister of Information Chen Chimutengwende justified the land-seizure plan by saying that "the government was only protecting white farmers from black peasants who, otherwise, would rise up and kill [them]," Mugabe had defiantly stated that he intended to go ahead with the seizures, the Star reported.

  • Dr. Johnson's definition, curiously, marks one of those rare occasions when the drudge rebels against his drudgery and defiantly indulges in a moment's humor or whimsy.

  • They're half-right: The movie is a collision between inspiration and tastelessness, between the defiantly quirky and the wholesomely homogenized.

  • There are rockets that defiantly explode before they leave the pad and rockets that spitefully take fences and vegetation with them.

  • Right away we're meant to think of Hester Prynne's big scarlet A, imposed by the godly community, which she defiantly embellished with gold thread.


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