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.
It was, however, the first attempt ever made to defy the papal bull.
In the Banat-so intermingled as to defy exact definition.'
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.
Foremost among these was the great commercial capital, Amsterdam, whose rich burgher patriciate did not scruple on occasion to defy the authority of the States-General, the stadholder and even of the States of Holland themselves.
To his protection it was due that the weak beginnings of constitutional freedom in Germany were able for a while to defy the hatred of Austria.
Inserted between the scales or into the pome, but on opening the mouth still more widely, the lateral motion of the mandible is once more brought to bear with great force to wrench aside the portion of the fruit attacked, and then the action of the tongue completes the operation, which is so rapidly performed as to defy scrutiny, except on very close inspection.
Algebra and geometry were the only studies that continued to defy my efforts to comprehend them.