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1. in a rebellious manner;
- Example: "he rejected her words rebelliously"
[syn: rebelliously, contumaciously, defiantly]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Defiant \De*fi"ant\, a. [Cf. F. d['e]fiant, p. pr. of d['e]fier. See Defy.] Full of defiance; bold; insolent; as, a defiant spirit or act. [1913 Webster] In attitude stern and defiant. --Longfellow. -- De*fi"ant*ly, adv. -- De*fi"ant*ness, n. [1913 Webster]