Translation of defy in Setswana

defy

Verb

  1. Examples

    • They defied the law

      Ba ne ba gana go ôbamêla molaô

    resist something openly; refuse to obey

  2. Examples

    • I defy you to prove this

      Ke go gwetlha go netefatsa se

    challenge a person to do something you believe cannot be done

  3. Examples

    • The door defied all efforts to open it

      Maitekô otlhe a go bula lebati a ne a pala

    prevent something being done

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