V. WORDS RELATING TO THE VOLUNTARY POWERS; INDIVIDUAL VOLITION

IV. ANTAGONISM

1. Conditional antagonism

Defiance.

[Nouns] defiance; daring; dare; challenge, cartel; threat [more]; war cry, war whoop.

[Verbs] defy, dare, beard; brave (courage) [more]; bid defiance to; set at defiance, set at naught; hurl defiance at; dance the war dance; snap the fingers at, laugh to scorn; disobey [more].

show fight, show one's teeth, show a bold front; bluster, look big, stand akimbo; double the fist, shake the fist; threaten [more].

challenge, call out; throw down the gauntlet, fling down the gauntlet, fling down the gage, fling down the glove, throw down the glove.

[Adjectives] defiant; defying;"with arms akimbo".

[Adverbs] in defiance of, in the teeth of; under one's very nose.

[Interjections] do your worst! come if you dare! come on! marry come up! hoity toity!

[Phrases] noli me tangere; nemo me impune lacessit.

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