Hindi translation of 'defy'
defy /dɪˈfaɪ डिˈफ़ाइ/
Word forms: defies, defying, defied
1. transitive verb
If you defy people or laws, you refuse to obey them.
Many people defied the ban on street trading.
2. transitive verb
If you defy someone to do something which you think is impossible, you challenge them to do it.
I defy anyone to go to Dublin and not find good music.
3. transitive verb
If something defies description or understanding, it is so strange or surprising that it is almost impossible to describe it or understand it.
In his eyes you will see a joy that defies all description.
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Example Sentences Including 'defy'
Doubtless he had good reason to prevent her laying eyes on him, which was all the more reason to defy the edict.EVERVILLE (2001)
We could not defy the conventions all that much by going out without being married.The Road to Paradise Island
Adrina was not foolish enough to defy R'shiel in her current mood.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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Translation of defy from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary