defy analysis

Definition of defy analysis

:to prohibit understanding or explanation
  • an occurrence that defies analysis

Word by Word Definitions

defy play
  1. : to challenge to combat

  2. : to challenge to do something considered impossible : dare

  3. : to confront with assured power of resistance : disregard

  1. : challenge, defiance

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

  2. : a statement of such an examination

  3. : separation of a whole into its component parts


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