defy analysis

Definition of defy analysis

  1. :  to prohibit understanding or explanation an occurrence that defies analysis

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to challenge to combat

    :  to challenge to do something considered impossible :  dare

    :  to confront with assured power of resistance :  disregard

  1. :  challenge, defiance

  1. :  a detailed examination of anything complex in order to understand its nature or to determine its essential features :  a thorough study

    :  a statement of such an examination

    :  separation of a whole into its component parts

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to cast off or become cast off

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