Synonyms of 'defy'

affront, attack, baffle, balk, battle cry, beard, blast, brave, break, breast, bring forward, call out, cartel, challenge, checkmate, circumvent, confound, confront, contravene, counter, counteract, countermand, Cross, Dare, dash, defeat, deride, destroy, discomfit, disconcert, discountenance, dish, disobey, disregard, disrupt, elude, encounter, endure, envisage, face, face out, flout, flummox, foil, front, frustrate, gage, gauntlet, gibe, glove, hold out, ignore, infringe, meet, mock, outdare, outface, perplex, rebuff, repel, repulse, resist, ridicule, ruin, sabotage, scorn, scotch, scout, spike, spoil, stand, stem, stonewall, stump, thwart, transgress, nonplus, trespass, upset, venture, violate, war cry, war whoop, withstand