Sentence Examples


  • She'd gone from defiant to yielding in the space of a single kiss.
  • If he channeled that fire, he might find he liked her defiant passion.
  • The teen was far more defiant this evening, and Xander had a feeling he knew why.
  • By his condemnation of Gallicanism (1613) Paul angered France, and provoked the defiant declaration of the states general of 1614 that the king held his crown from God alone.
  • These disputes involved questions of principle which had long occupied Henry's attention, and Becket's defiant attitude was answered by the famous Constitutions of Clarendon, in which the king defined, professedly according to ancient use and custom, the relations of Church and State.

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