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Following the announcement by James, Cuomo remained defiant as he faced potentially grave legal consequences.Andrew Cuomo Is Defiant, But He Could Face Serious Legal Consequences|Barbara McQuade|August 4, 2021|Time
Tracks like the defiant “Stronger” and the hip-shaking “Overprotected,” meanwhile, showed off her inner strength, presaging her recent courage in speaking out against her current situation.Britney Spears’ Pop Legacy Goes Way Beyond Her Music|Maura Johnston|July 21, 2021|Time
Even as world leaders turned their attention to ransomware and threatened action, REvil was defiant—until now.The world’s biggest ransomware gang just disappeared from the internet|Patrick Howell O'Neill|July 13, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Prince’s testimony in Congress about the incident drove a national debate about the privatization of war, turning him, at the age of 38, into the defiant face of the modern-day mercenary.Exclusive: Documents Reveal Erik Prince's $10 Billion Plan to Make Weapons and Create a Private Army in Ukraine|Simon Shuster/Kyiv|July 7, 2021|Time
His tone was somewhat aggressive, defiant if you will, at first.
Coursing beneath the polished surface of the love poems is something deep, dark, and defiant.Sor Juana: Mexico’s Most Erotic Poet and Its Most Dangerous Nun|Katie Baker|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Shultz, who left the meeting early, told aides the president was “defiant” about going forward.How the Reagan White House Bungled Its Response to Iran-Contra Revelations|Malcolm Byrne|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The force that inspires defiant videos and top-of-their-lungs screeching tweens is, in fact, a media-shy 43-year old Swedish… man.Taylor Swift’s Secret Music Man: Max Martin, Elusive Hitmaker|Debra A. Klein|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The model Ireland Baldwin is less ambiguous but even more defiant when it comes to her relationship with the rapper Angel Haze.Cara Delevingne, Ireland Baldwin, and How Sexually Uninhibited Models Are Bucking the Male Gaze|Amanda Marcotte|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
AJAM chief executive officer Ehab Al Shihabi struck a defiant note.
This defiant answer nonplussed the rebels, who had private interests to consider.
The old Negro watched the approaching flare of the head-light as he ran on, with a grim, defiant eye.A Lost Hero|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward and Herbert D. Ward
Across the middle of the cage a stout barricade has been erected, and behind the barricade sits the Master, pale but defiant.
Defiant messages were sent by the Dattos, and General Wood decided to conduct operations in person.
Perhaps that was why, even in the year 3689, defiant names still cropped up.The Man from Time|Frank Belknap Long