Translation of "defiant" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /dɪˈfaɪ.ənt/

proudly refusing to obey authority

a defiant attitude/gesture 挑釁的態度/姿態
The protesters blocking the entrance to the offices remained defiant this morning. 堵在辦公室入口的抗議者今天早晨態度依然強硬。

not willing to accept criticism or disapproval

The Prime Minister was in defiant mood in the House of Commons. 首相在下議院聽不進不同的意見。
defiantly uk us /dɪˈfaɪ.ə adverb

A group of prisoners stood on the roof, defiantly waving banners and throwing stones. 一群囚犯站在屋頂上,揮舞旗幟並投擲石塊進行對抗。

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