Translation of "defy" - English-Turkish dictionary

defy

verb uk us /dɪˈfaɪ/

[ T ] to refuse to obey someone or something

itaati reddetmek, karşı koymak, hiçe saymak
Some of these children openly defy their teachers.
defy belief/description/explanation, etc

to be impossible to believe/describe/explain, etc

inanması/tarifi/tasviri/izahı güç olmak
His attitude defies belief.
defy sb to do sth

to tell someone to do something that you think will be impossible

meydan okumak, birine imkansız bir şeyi yapmasını söylemek
I defy you to prove that I'm wrong.

(Translation of “defy” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)