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Defiant

De`fi´ant
a.1.Full of defiance; bold; insolent; as, a defiant spirit or act.
In attitude stern and defiant.
- Longfellow.
Adj.1.defiant - boldly resisting authority or an opposing force; "brought up to be aggressive and defiant"; "a defiant attitude"
Synonyms: noncompliant
Antonyms:
compliant - disposed or willing to comply; "children compliant with the parental will"
aggressive, arrogant, audacious, belligerent, beyond control, bold, brash, brassy, brazen, breachy, bumptious, challenging, cheeky, cocky, contemptuous, contumacious, daring, defying, derisive, disdainful, disobedient, disregardful, fractious, greatly daring, gutsy, headstrong, hostile, impatient of control, impertinent, impudent, incorrigible, indocile, indomitable, insolent, insubordinate, insuppressible, intractable, irrepressible, mutinous, obstinate, obstreperous, ornery, out of hand, pert, pugnacious, recalcitrant, refractory, regardless of consequences, resistant, resisting, restive, saucy, self-willed, shrewish, spunky, stubborn, unbiddable, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unmalleable, unmanageable, unmoldable, unruly, unsubmissive, unyielding, wild
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