Synonyms of 'defy'

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