- a person who defies.
Origin of defier
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Examples from the Web for defier
Richard sent up his brows, and stared at his defier an instant.The Ordeal of Richard Feverel, Complete
In our way we passed along one side of the valley of Elah, where David slew the giant, that defier of the army of Israel.Early Travels in Palestine
Arculf et al.
Another order, and the guard of armed fighting men formed in a circle about the defier of their god.
When a defier of the gods, like Ajax the son of Oileus, appears, the world approves him and loves him.
As I looked, I said to myself over and over, "Is it possible this is a slayer of men, an eluder and defier of the law?"Mothering on Perilous
Lucy S. Furman