(--- Usage Problem) To have an effect or influence:
To dig or occupy a trench.
To transgress or exceed the limits of; violate:
To take or assume (power, a position, property, rights, etc.) and hold in possession by force or without right
To intrude upon; infringe; violate
To intrude oneself or itself
Find another word for encroached. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for encroached, like: impinged, entrenched, infringed, usurped, trespassed, overstepped, meddled, invaded and intruded.