how to pronounce defies

/dɪˈfaɪz/

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defies is pronounced in two syllables

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dɪfaɪz

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An example use of defies in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… Lisa that defies expectation that …”

meanings of defies

noun:

  1. Plural of defy.

verb:

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of defy.

words with pronunciation similar to defies

defieddeniesdefydefinesdevisedefinedemisedefineddisguisedelays

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