defiantly

All Adverb
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  • Yet the three remained defiantly all that day and all through the following night. Cited from The Masters of the Peaks, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • I put my hands over my ears, and looked defiantly round the room. Cited from The Morgesons, by Elizabeth Stoddard
  • He saw his way now, and, having said thus much, could talk on defiantly. Cited from Born In Exile, By George Gissing
  • He threw back his head and looked defiantly out into the night. Cited from The Wild Olive, by Basil King
  • After a moment she threw back her head defiantly and met his glance. Cited from The Splendid Folly, by Margaret Pedler
  • She was very pale, but she carried her head high still -- almost defiantly. Cited from The Precipice, by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  • To find her still sitting defiantly where he had left her? Cited from The Captives, by Hugh Walpole
  • She looked up at him defiantly, and set her red lips firm. Cited from Sylvia's Lovers Vol. II, by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • She dropped her eyes, then raised them to meet his defiantly. Cited from Badge of Infamy, by Lester del Rey
  • Slowly, defiantly the young man raised his arms above his head. Cited from The Yellow Streak, by Williams, Valentine
  • As my eyes fell on them they scattered, then closed in together defiantly. Cited from The Maid-At-Arms, by Robert W. Chambers
  • Then she evidently made up her mind and she faced him defiantly. Cited from Dangerous Days, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • The man stood very straight before him and spoke almost defiantly. Cited from When A Man's A Man, by Harold Bell Wright
  • So she drew back slowly, and the animal did the same defiantly. Cited from The Log School-House on the Columbia, by Hezekiah Butterworth
  • When he returned she barred his way defiantly, her back against the door. Cited from The Danger Trail, by James Oliver Curwood
  • She lay back in her high-backed chair and looked at him defiantly. Cited from Marcella, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • When her name was called she walked to the platform and faced the leader defiantly. Cited from Betty Gordon at Boarding School, by Alice Emerson
  • She did not notice him until he stood by her side, when she turned and faced him defiantly. Cited from One Day, by Anonymous
  • The woman looked at the sleeping child and then up at him almost defiantly. Cited from Van Bibber and Others, by Richard Harding Davis
  • I shall wind them defiantly Over my lips, over my eyes. Cited from A Woman Of Thirty, By Marjorie Allen Seiffert
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