Translation of "defiance" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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defiancenoun [ U ]

uk /dɪˈfaɪ.əns/ us /dɪˈfaɪ.əns/

behaviour in which you refuse to obey someone or something

The demonstration is a pointless act/gesture of defiance against the government. 通过示威来对抗政府是一种毫无意义的行为/姿态。
In defiance of the ceasefire, rebel troops are again firing on the capital. 叛军违反停火协定再次向首都开火。

(Translation of “defiance” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)