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Another word for contravene

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

      1. To do harm to (property or qualities considered sacred); desecrate or defile.
      2. To break in upon; interrupt thoughtlessly; disturb
      3. To break (a law, rule, promise, etc.); fail to keep or observe; infringe on
      1. To spread over land, especially over the land along a subsiding shoreline. Used of the sea.
      2. To overstep or break (a law, commandment, etc.)
      3. To go beyond (a limit, boundary, etc.)
      1. To transgress or exceed the limits of; violate:
      2. To encroach on someone or something; engage in trespassing:
      3. To break (a law or agreement); fail to observe the terms of; violate
      1. To lessen the force or effect of:
      2. To exchange for smaller monetary units:
      3. To fail to conform to; violate:
      1. To develop a hole or opening. Used especially of protective embankments:
      2. To break or violate (an agreement, for example).
      3. To break or violate (a contract, covenant, etc.)
    See also:

    do

  2. To refuse to admit the truth, reality, value, or worth of

    See also:

    affirm

Another word for contravene

Verb