Translation of "defy" - English-Spanish dictionary

defy

verb uk /dɪˈfaɪ/ (present participle defying, past tense and past participle defied)

to refuse to obey someone or something

desafiar

(Translation of “defy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

defy

verb /diˈfai/ (past tense, past participle defied)

to dare (someone to act); to challenge

desafiar
I defy you to try and stop me!

to resist boldly or openly

desafiar
Are you defying my authority?

(Translation of “defy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)