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Synonyms for violation
ˌvaɪ əˈleɪ ʃənvi·o·la·tion

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Wiktionary

  1. violationnoun

    Synonyms:
    desecration, transgression

  2. violationnoun

    The act or an instance of violating or the condition of being violated.

    Synonyms:
    desecration, transgression

Princeton's WordNet

  1. misdemeanor, misdemeanour, infraction, violation, infringementnoun

    a crime less serious than a felony

    Synonyms:
    ravishment, misdemeanor, irreverence, usurpation, assault, infraction, trespass, intrusion, infringement, misdemeanour, rape, encroachment

  2. violation, infringementnoun

    an act that disregards an agreement or a right

    "he claimed a violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment"

    Synonyms:
    ravishment, misdemeanor, irreverence, usurpation, assault, infraction, trespass, intrusion, infringement, misdemeanour, rape, encroachment

  3. trespass, encroachment, violation, intrusion, usurpationnoun

    entry to another's property without right or permission

    Synonyms:
    infringement, misdemeanor, irreverence, usurpation, ravishment, assault, infraction, trespass, intrusion, invasion, misdemeanour, rape, encroachment, impact, impingement

  4. irreverence, violationnoun

    a disrespectful act

    Synonyms:
    ravishment, misdemeanor, irreverence, usurpation, assault, infraction, trespass, intrusion, infringement, misdemeanour, rape, encroachment

  5. rape, violation, assault, ravishmentnoun

    the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will

    Synonyms:
    ravishment, misdemeanor, irreverence, usurpation, infraction, rapine, assault, intrusion, infringement, misdemeanour, rape, colza, trespass, entrancement, encroachment

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. violationnoun

    Synonyms:
    infringement, transgression, breaking, breach, non-observance

  2. violationnoun

    Synonyms:
    profanation, desecration, pollution

  3. violationnoun

    Synonyms:
    ravishment, ravishing, rape, constupration, STUPRATION, defloration, defilement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. violationnoun

    Synonyms:
    transgression, infringement, breach, infraction, contravention, profanation, desecration

    Antonyms:
    inviolability, keeping, obedience

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How to use violation in a sentence?

  1. The Vermont senator:

    What the whole world is seeing today is nothing less than a blatant violation of international law and of basic human decency, this war will likely kill thousands of people and create millions of refugees.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Last Wednesday's a terrible situation that's in Los Angeles and in San Francisco, and we're going to be giving San Francisco -- they're in total violation -- we're going to be giving them a notice very soon.

  3. Gary Casteel:

    Volkswagen has refused to come to the bargaining table in violation of federal law, by refusing to engage in collective bargaining after a successful election, Volkswagen is not only doing a disservice to its employees but now is thumbing its nose at the federal government as well.

  4. Pacific Fleet spokesperson Rachel McMarr:

    Though the investigation found the Sailors did not intend to wear the patches as a political statement for or against the President, Pacific Fleet determined that, because the American public could reasonably view the wearing of the patches on official uniforms as DoD association with President Trump's 2020 campaign, it was in violation of DoDD 1344.10.

  5. Russ Vought:

    Congressman Good's bill is the next key line of attack that both Washington and the states must take in the fight against state-sanctioned racism, teaching our children that they are less-than because of their skin color is indoctrination and a classic civil rights violation.


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