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Another word for breach

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Noun
  1. An opening, especially in a solid structure

      1. An instance of breaking open or bursting:
      2. A break in friendly relations.
      3. A hernia, especially of the groin or intestines.
      1. A hole or series of holes punched or bored through something, especially a hole in a series, separating sections in a sheet or roll.
      2. The act of perforating.
      3. The state of being perforated.
      1. A hollowed place in something solid; a cavity or pit:
      2. An opening or perforation:
      3. An opening in a defensive formation, such as the area of a baseball infield between two adjacent fielders.
      1. An opening in a solid structure or surface; a cleft or breach:
      2. A break in a line of defense.
      3. An opening through mountains; a pass.
      1. To cause to separate into pieces suddenly or violently; smash.
      2. To divide into pieces, as by bending or cutting:
      3. To separate into components or parts:
    See also:

    open

  2. An act or instance of breaking a law or regulation or of nonfulfillment of an obligation or promise, for example

    See also:

    right

  3. An interruption in friendly relations

Verb
  1. To make a hole or other opening in

      1. To pierce with a pointed object.
      2. To make (a hole) by piercing.
      3. To depreciate or deflate:
      1. To cut or pass through with or as if with a sharp instrument; stab or penetrate.
      2. To make a hole or opening in; perforate.
      3. To make a way through:
      1. To pierce, punch, or bore a hole or holes in; penetrate.
      2. To pierce or stamp with rows of holes, as those between postage stamps, to allow easy separation.
      3. To pass into or through something.
      1. A hollowed place in something solid; a cavity or pit:
      2. An opening or perforation:
      3. An opening in a defensive formation, such as the area of a baseball infield between two adjacent fielders.
      1. An opening in a solid structure or surface; a cleft or breach:
      2. A break in a line of defense.
      3. An opening through mountains; a pass.
      1. To cause to separate into pieces suddenly or violently; smash.
      2. To divide into pieces, as by bending or cutting:
      3. To separate into components or parts:
    See also:

    open

  2. To fail to fulfill (a promise) or conform to (a regulation)

      1. To disregard or act in a manner that does not conform to (a law or promise, for example).
      2. To assault (a person) sexually.
      3. To do harm to (property or qualities considered sacred); desecrate or defile.
      1. To go beyond or over (a limit or boundary); exceed or overstep:
      2. To act in violation of (the law, for example).
      3. To commit an offense by violating a law, principle, or duty.
      1. To transgress or exceed the limits of; violate:
      2. To defeat; invalidate.
      3. To encroach on someone or something; engage in trespassing:
      1. To act or be in violation of (a law, directive, or principle, for example); violate:
      2. To be inconsistent with; be contrary to:
      1. To cause to separate into pieces suddenly or violently; smash.
      2. To divide into pieces, as by bending or cutting:
      3. To separate into components or parts:
    See also:

    do

Another word for breach

Noun
  1. An opening, especially in fortifications

      1. An instance of breaking open or bursting:
      2. A break in friendly relations.
      3. A hernia, especially of the groin or intestines.
      1. An opening in a solid structure or surface; a cleft or breach:
      2. A break in a line of defense.
      3. An opening through mountains; a pass.
      1. To cause to separate into pieces suddenly or violently; smash.
      2. To divide into pieces, as by bending or cutting:
      3. To separate into components or parts:
  2. An infraction of law or custom