Results for: Defy

In Definitions

What does defy mean?

It means to not listen to ; example: not doing what your parents tell you is defiance ( to defy)
In Uncategorized

What defies reason?

If you find a moose in your backyard smoking and he starts talking to you
In Antigone

Who defies Creon?

Antigone , Eurydice , Haemon , and Teiresias defy Theban King Creon. The King wants those who betray Thebes to be left above ground and exposed to the elements, the dogs, ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

How do you defy fate?

Fate is a concept which cannot be proved, but if it is real then fate by definition cannot be defied.. ----------------------------------------------------------------------- ( Full Answer )
In Physics

How can you defy the laws of gravity?

You can oppose gravity by some other force. For example, you canlift something up with your hand.
In Superman

How do gymnasts defy gravity?

They don't. They jump higher and further because they are stronger and better at doing so, not because they can resist gravity.
In Adjectives and Articles

Is defying an adjective?

No, except unusually. The word defying is the present participle of the verb (to defy)and is also used as a noun. If used for people, the adjective would more likely be "defia ( Full Answer )
In Verbs

What is the singular of defy?

The word 'defy' is a verb (defy, defies, defying,defied). The verb form 'defy' is used for the first and second person,singular, present; and the first, second, and thrid p ( Full Answer )
In Example Sentences

What is sentence for defies?

It defies logic how he could have survived for so long in the wilderness with a broken leg and little food.