defy - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate defy

defy is hyphenated as de-fy

How to pronounce defy

defy is pronounced dɪ´fäɪ

Number of syllables in defy

The number of syllables in defy is 2

What part of speech in defy?

defy is a verb participle

How common in the word defy?

defy is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does defy convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'defy'

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Common collocations before 'defy'

death, did, enough, even, here, now, person, point, seem, take, think, through, voice, want, will

Words with similar spelling to defy

deft, deify, demy, deny, dewy, dey

Common Conjunction Collocations of defy

and, but, either, or, yet, Nor, So

Lists containing defy

Words with similar spelling to deft
Words with similar spelling to deify
Words with similar spelling to demy
Words with similar spelling to deny
Words with similar spelling to dewy
Words with similar spelling to dey
Synonyms of 'affront'
Synonyms of 'attack'
Synonyms of 'baffle'
Synonyms of 'balk'
Synonyms of 'banter'
Synonyms of 'battle cry'
Synonyms of 'beard'
Synonyms of 'beggar'
Synonyms of 'blast'
Synonyms of 'brave'
Synonyms of 'break'
Synonyms of 'breast'
Synonyms of 'bring forward'
Synonyms of 'cartel'
Synonyms of 'challenge'
Synonyms of 'checkmate'
Synonyms of 'circumvent'
Synonyms of 'combat'
Synonyms of 'confound'
Synonyms of 'confront'
Synonyms of 'counter'
Synonyms of 'counteract'
Synonyms of 'countermand'
Synonyms of 'Cross'
Synonyms of 'Dare'
Synonyms of 'dash'
Synonyms of 'defeat'
Synonyms of 'defiance'
Synonyms of 'destroy'
Synonyms of 'discomfit'
Synonyms of 'disconcert'
Synonyms of 'discountenance'
Synonyms of 'dish'
Synonyms of 'disobey'
Synonyms of 'disregard'
Synonyms of 'disrupt'
Synonyms of 'elude'
Synonyms of 'encounter'
Synonyms of 'endure'
Synonyms of 'envisage'
Synonyms of 'face'
Synonyms of 'fight'
Synonyms of 'flout'
Synonyms of 'flummox'
Synonyms of 'foil'
Common Verb Collocations of assaults
Common Verb Collocations of boasted
Common Verb Collocations of ban
Common Verb Collocations of brandishing
Common Verb Collocations of crumbling
Common Noun Collocations of dreading
Common Verb Collocations of detection
Common Verb Collocations of elusive
Common Verb Collocations of evaded
Common Verb Collocations of evading
Common Verb Collocations of gravity
Common Verb Collocations of gazes
Common Verb Collocations of granny
Common Verb Collocations of gravest
Common Verb Collocations of gravitation
Common Verb Collocations of generalization
Common Verb Collocations of hooted
Common Verb Collocations of impunity
Common Verb Collocations of knuckly
Common Verb Collocations of logic
Common Verb Collocations of lurks
Common Verb Collocations of labyrinthine
Common Verb Collocations of monsters
Common Verb Collocations of messy
Common Verb Collocations of malice
Common Verb Collocations of nerving
Common Verb Collocations of odds
Common Verb Collocations of overbearing
Common Verb Collocations of omnipotent
Common Adjective Collocations of outlive
Common Verb Collocations of pinning
Common Verb Collocations of storms
Common Verb Collocations of unroll