To stop short at (a fence, etc.), without jumping it
To refuse to cooperate with, submit to, etc.
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To stop the movement or progress of:
To withstand is to be able to successfully cope with something or to be able to resist or remain unaffected by something.
To say in a derisive manner:
To consider or reject (doing something) as beneath one's dignity:
To place in front of, or over against; to set opposite; to exhibit.
To cause to appear irrelevant, ineffectual, or impossible:
To jeer is defined as to make fun of in a mean or mocking way.
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To cause to have no effect; bring to nothing; counteract; nullify
To face; be opposite to
Flout is defined as to openly show hatred or disregard toward someone or something.
To acknowledge and accept or deal with:
To face with courage
To refuse or fail to obey (an order or rule).
To break (a law, rule, promise, etc.); fail to keep or observe; infringe on
To break a law or commandment; sin
To be obedient
(Law) To effectuate a surrender of.
To express a desire for, especially politely; ask for. Often used with an infinitive or clause:
Find another word for defied. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for defied, like: refused, resisted, broken, held, withstood, dared, scoffed, spurned, scorned, opposed and mocked.