Thesaurus / defiance

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Cuomo warned the state would withhold funding from any school that remained open in defiance of the shutdown.

If there were ballots that were left behind by the Postal Service in defiance of the court order, they’re going to be found.

Despite prodigious yo-yoing due to scrapes with securities regulators, missed deadlines, and defiance of pandemic-driven health laws, Tesla market capitalization is about $400 billion.

Those who operate in defiance of the state rules could face fines, possibly the loss of their license.

In 2014, California banned school districts from using willful defiance as a reason to suspend young students in kindergarten through third grade, and from expelling any K-12 student for willful defiance alone.

Some thirty others of the National party followed his example of defiance with a similar result.

There existed in his victory a remnant of defiance and of combat.

Les MisrablesVictor Hugo

Isaac Chantz demanded of me, in defiance to the gangsters, who were expected to do the talking.

“I don't know what you mean by likely,” Maria said, impertinently, in her shame and defiance.

By the Light of the SoulMary E. Wilkins Freeman

To close the gates, and set the Indians at defiance, seemed no very difficult matter.

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