Sentence Examples

  • Alex wouldn't violate her privacy that way.
  • We gave him our assurances we'd not violate his trust though I thought Betsy's suggestion was reasonable.
  • To violate their sanctity was one of the greatest crimes of which a man could be guilty."
  • Scarcely any one dreamed that individual subjects could safely be left to believe what they would, and permitted, so long as they did not violate the law of the land, freely to select and practise such religious rites as afforded them help and comfort.
  • Adroit politicians flattered the king's vanity, defended his follies and taught him how to violate the spirit of the constitution while keeping the letter of the law.

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