(--- 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 encroaches. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for encroaches, like: impinges, entrenches, infringes, usurps, trespasses, oversteps, meddles, invades and intrudes.