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violation

violation as in a crime less serious than a felony

    Synonyms

    • misdemeanora crime less serious than a felony
    • misdemeanoura crime less serious than a felony
    • infractiona crime less serious than a felony
    • infringementan act that disregards an agreement or a right; a crime less serious than a felony
    violation as in an act that disregards an agreement or a right
    • "he claimed a violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment"

    Synonyms

    • infringementan act that disregards an agreement or a right; a crime less serious than a felony
    violation as in entry to another's property without right or permission

      Synonyms

      • trespassa wrongful interference with the possession of property (personal property as well as realty), or the action instituted to recover damages ; entry to another's property without right or permission ; enter unlawfully on someone's property; make excessive use of; break the law ; commit a sin; pass beyond (limits or boundaries)
      • encroachmentany entry into an area not previously occupied; entry to another's property without right or permission ; influencing strongly
      • intrusionany entry into an area not previously occupied; entrance by force or without permission or welcome ; the forcing of molten rock into fissures or between strata of an earlier rock formation ; rock produced by an intrusive process ; entry to another's property without right or permission
      • usurpationentry to another's property without right or permission ; wrongfully seizing and holding (an office or powers) by force (especially the seizure of a throne or supreme authority)
      violation as in a disrespectful act

        Synonyms

        • irreverencean irreverent mental attitude ; a disrespectful act
        violation as in the crime of forcing a person to submit to sexual intercourse against his or her will

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          • rapeforce (someone) to have sex against their will; destroy and strip of its possession; Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage crop ; the act of despoiling a country in warfare ; the crime of forcing a person to submit to sexual intercourse against his or her will
          • assaultattack someone physically or emotionally; force (someone) to have sex against their will; attack in speech or writing; close fighting during the culmination of a military attack ; a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped ; thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1946 ; the crime of forcing a person to submit to sexual intercourse against his or her will
          • ravishmenta feeling of delight at being filled with wonder and enchantment ; the crime of forcing a person to submit to sexual intercourse against his or her will