I tried to defy them once.
Defy me, and you will suffer my wrath.
"He'd have to defy Death to keep a human alive in her domain," Rhyn said, considering.
The emotion she displayed seemed to defy duplicity.
Old enough to defy me every chance he had.
By this means it was able to defy both the Seljuks and the Ottomans, and to maintain its independence against the emperors of Nicaea and Constantinople.
It was, however, the first attempt ever made to defy the papal bull.
In life, however, its appearance must be wholly unlike, for it rarely flies, hops actively on the ground or among bushes, with its tail erect or turned towards its head, and continually utters various and strange notes, - some, says Darwin, are "like the cooing of doves, others like the bubbling of water, and many defy all similes."
In the Banat-so intermingled as to defy exact definition.'
But by the new method embroiderers now succeed in producing fabrics which defy all destructive influences except, of course, dirt and decay.
Champion of the papacy and in secret league with the Lombard cities he was able to defy the common enemy, Frederick II.
They wished to defy Europe in order to maintain intact the treaty of San Stefano, and again M.
Algebra and geometry were the only studies that continued to defy my efforts to comprehend them.