how to pronounce defy


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The above transcription of defy is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

defy is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of defy in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… course another way to defy the odds is …”

meaning of defy

Defy means to go against or to go against the will of someone or something.

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