Example sentences for: defiantly

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

  • His own answer, maddeningly brief, invokes Archimedes' garden in Syracuse, where the philosopher worked defiantly on his theorem even as barbarians clamored at the gates.

  • 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!

  • I suppose I invoked them because they represent such wildly divergent sensibilities--one populist, the other defiantly highbrow--and both were united in a kind of ebullient loathing of this poor picture.

  • As another of Pierce's partners, Ving Rhames talks into the radio like a toasty-voiced DJ ("Big Daddy Marcus is alive") and strides through his scenes with an unlit cigar in his mouth, defiantly proclaiming his potency.

  • or, again, defiantly.

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