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  1. List of paraphrases for "defied":

    challenged, braved, disobeyed

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#48808defied
#76235braved
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  1. Robert J. Sawyer, "Calculating God", 2000:

    How do you define God? Like this. A God I could understand, at least potentially, was infinitely more interesting and relevant than one that defied comprehension.

  2. Sam Hayes:

    Once again, liberal judges have defied the will of North Carolinians on election integrity. Voters of this state have repeatedly supported a voter ID requirement -- going so far as to enshrine it in our state constitution. Senate Bill 824 is one of the most generous in the country, and it was modeled on those of other states. At trial, Plaintiffs could not produce a single witness who would be unable to vote because of the law, we look forward to appealing this partisan ruling on behalf of the people of North Carolina.

  3. Bill Belichick:

    As much as anyone, Daquan Patten epitomized the unheralded, self-made player who defied enormous odds to not only earn a job in the NFL but to become a key player on multiple championship teams, i can speak for anyone who had the pleasure to be around Daquan Patten that Daquan Patten work ethic, positive energy and character were elite. My deepest condolences are with his family and loved ones.

  4. Dick Durbin:

    Those documents should not have been in the personal possession of either Joe Biden or Donald Trump, but what happened and followed from it is significantly different, donald Trump defied those who knew the documents were in place and ultimately led to, involuntarily, a court order and a search of his Mar-a-Lago hotel resort to find out how many documents were there.

  5. Patrick Crakes:

    Fox Sports's defied every trend inside media for a decade, why wouldn't Fox Sports continue to ?


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