Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Defiant (Page: 381)

De*fi"ant (?), a. [Cf. F. défiant, p. pr. of défier. See Defy.] Full of defiance; bold; insolent; as, a defiant spirit or act.

In attitude stern and defiant. Longfellow.
-- De*fi"ant*ly, adv. -- De*fi"ant*ness, n. [382]