What is another word for defiantly?

96 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ dɪfˈa͡ɪ͡əntli], [ dɪfˈa‍ɪ‍əntli], [ d_ɪ_f_ˈaɪə_n_t_l_i]

Defiantly implies a rebellious or challenging attitude. Some synonyms for defiantly are rebelliously, disobediently, insubordinately, boldly, impudently, audaciously, shamelessly, or obstinately. Each of these words conveys a similar attitude of an individual who is unafraid to stand up against authority or societal norms. Rebelliously suggests a spirit of resistance or revolt. Disobediently implies a lack of submission or willingness to follow rules or orders. Insubordinately conveys a stubbornness or defiance towards those in authority. Boldly suggests a willingness to take risks and challenge conventions. Impudently and audaciously convey an attitude of disregard towards social norms or expectations. Shamelessly suggests a lack of concern for moral or ethical standards. Finally, obstinately conveys a stubbornness or unwillingness to compromise.

How to use "Defiantly" in context?

Defiantly is a strong word, used to describe someone who is not willing to give up or to change their attitude. Defiantly means that the person is not going to let anyone push them around, and is going to stand up for themselves. This word can be used to describe someone who is not going to back down from a fight, or from a challenge.

Homophones for Defiantly:

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