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