Synonyms of defiant


1. defiant (vs. compliant), noncompliant, insubordinate, resistant, resistive, obstreperous, recalcitrant, disobedient, insubordinate, intractable, unmanageable#2, difficult, unwilling

usage: boldly resisting authority or an opposing force; "brought up to be aggressive and defiant"; "a defiant attitude"

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Definition and meaning of defiant (Dictionary)