Example sentences for: defies

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

  • And since the info has proved to be accurate, the first option defies probability.

  • An ethnic and territorial conflict that doesn't have much to do with globalization at all, the war in Kosovo defies Friedman's notion that international relations is now an extension of international economics.

  • The most powerful work in The Sixties also defies easy categorization.

  • A fifth that defies comprehension is now the herbrew pony, borrowed from ponytail migrated from the back of the head to the forehead and came to mean bangs or fringe.

  • It is so perfect, so absurd, that it's one of those increasingly common instances where real life defies parody.

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