defiant translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "defiant" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


proudly refusing to obey authority
a defiant attitude/gesture
The protesters blocking the entrance to the offices remained defiant this morning.
DisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviourOpposing and against
not willing to accept criticism or disapproval
The Prime Minister was in defiant mood in the House of Commons.
Opposing and against
/dɪˈfaɪ.ə adverb
A group of prisoners stood on the roof, defiantly waving banners and throwing stones.
Opposing and againstDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviour
(Definition of defiant from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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