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Synonyms for trespass
ˈtrɛs pəs, -pæs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trespass(noun)

    a wrongful interference with the possession of property (personal property as well as realty), or the action instituted to recover damages

    violation, encroachment, intrusion, usurpation

  2. trespass, encroachment, violation, intrusion, usurpation(verb)

    entry to another's property without right or permission

    infringement, violation, misdemeanor, irreverence, usurpation, ravishment, assault, infraction, intrusion, invasion, misdemeanour, rape, encroachment, impact, impingement

  3. trespass, intrude(verb)

    enter unlawfully on someone's property

    "Don't trespass on my land!"

    overstep, intrude, nose, pry, poke, horn in, sin, obtrude, transgress, take advantage, irrupt

  4. trespass, take advantage(verb)

    make excessive use of

    "You are taking advantage of my good will!"; "She is trespassing upon my privacy"

    overstep, intrude, capitalize, capitalise, sin, transgress, take advantage

  5. trespass(verb)

    break the law

    sin, transgress, overstep, take advantage, intrude

  6. sin, transgress, trespass(verb)

    commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law

    violate, breach, overstep, intrude, infract, goof, boob, offend, drop the ball, sin, break, blunder, go against, transgress, take advantage

  7. transgress, trespass, overstep(verb)

    pass beyond (limits or boundaries)

    violate, intrude, go against, sin, exceed, transgress, break, overstep, take advantage, top, breach, go past, offend, infract, transcend, pass

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. trespass(n)

    An attack may be by word; an aggression is always by deed. An assault may be upon the person, an aggression is upon rights, possessions, etc. An invasion of a nation's territories is an act of aggression; an intrusion upon a neighboring estate is a trespass. Onslaught signifies intensely violent assault, as by an army or a desperado, tho it is sometimes used of violent speech.

    aggression, assault, attack, attack, encroachment, incursion, infringement, intrusion, invasion, onset, onslaught

    defense, repulsion, resistance, retreat, submission, surrender

    The enemy made an attack upon (or on) our works.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. trespass(n)

    infringement, violation, transgression, encroachment, damage

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. trespass(v. n.)

    transgress, offend, sin, commit an offence

  2. trespass(v. n.)

    encroach, infringe, intrude, make inroad or invasion, trench, enter unlawfully

  3. trespass(n.)

    transgression, crime, sin, misdeed, misdemeanor, offence, delinquency

  4. trespass(n.)

    injury, infringement, encroachment, invasion

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. trespass(v)

    encroach upon, infringe, intrude

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "trespass":

    intrusion, encroach, trespassing

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How to use trespass in a sentence?

  1. Robert Kirk:

    The FAA has taken the position that any regs that deal with air safety reside solely with the FAA, the trouble is going to be whenever someone comes after a drone operator and we’re moving into privacy and trespass, areas that are more traditionally in the realm of state and local authority.

  2. Courtney Wilson:

    He told us that he was going to find the manager he was going to sign a trespass form and that we were no longer going to be allowed in any Foodland establishments because of the conduct of our behavior. So, being confused as to what exactly we did and how that was just I called the police myself.

  3. Mary Nkaru:

    Suddenly we were being told that animals entering a neighbour's land could attract a trespass fine from their owner. It was crazy.

  4. Michael Drejka:

    I know in the Bible it talks about you've got to forgive those who trespass against you, but at this point in my life, I'm not there yet, and if the Lord just so happens to choose to take me before I get to that point, I guess me and Michael Drejka will have to finish that in hell.

  5. Roger Stone:

    Your honor, I can only beseech you to give me a second chance, forgive me the trespass. I'm hurtfully sorry.

Translations for trespass

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • تعديArabic
  • eindringen, Hausfriedensbruch, Landfriedensbruch, unerlaubt betreten, unbefugt betretenGerman
  • παράνομη είσοδος, εισέρχομαι παρανόμως, παραβαίνω, παραβίαση, καταπατώGreek
  • incursión, allanamiento, ofender, traspaso, pecar, invasiónSpanish
  • kotirauhan rikkominen, tunkeutua, rikkoaFinnish
  • intrusionFrench
  • coireScottish Gaelic
  • अतिचारHindi
  • 不法侵入, 侵害, 侵入Japanese
  • huisvredebreukDutch
  • infringir, ofender, invadirPortuguese
  • посягательство, посягать, нарушение, нарушить, нарушать, посягнутьRussian

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