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Another word for transgress

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Verb
  1. To refuse or fail to obey

      1. To cause to give up a habit:
      2. To exchange for smaller monetary units:
      3. To fail to conform to; violate:
      1. To resist completely in a baffling way
      2. To challenge or dare (someone) to do something:
      3. To be beyond the application or scope of; be contrary or resistant to:
      1. To refuse or fail to obey
      2. To refuse or fail to follow an order or rule.
      1. To mock or scoff at; show scorn or contempt for
      2. To express contempt for the rules by word or action.
      3. To ignore or disregard (a rule or convention, for example) in an open or defiant way:
      1. To assault (a person) sexually.
      2. To break in upon; interrupt thoughtlessly; disturb
      3. To break (a law, rule, promise, etc.); fail to keep or observe; infringe on
    See also:

    resist

  2. To violate a moral or divine law

      1. To commit an act that is wrong; do wrong.
      2. To be wrong or mistaken; fall into error
      3. To deviate from the established moral code; do wrong
      1. To be displeasing to (the taste, sense, etc.)
      2. To cause to sin
      3. To break a law, religious commandment, etc.; commit a sin or crime
      1. To violate a religious or moral law.
      2. To commit a sin
      1. (Law) To commit an unlawful injury to the person, property, or rights of another, with actual or implied force or violence, especially to enter onto another's land wrongfully.
      2. (Intransitive, now rare) To commit an offence; to sin.
      3. To commit an offense or a sin; transgress or err.
    See also:

    right

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

      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.)
      1. To lessen the force or effect of:
      2. To exchange for smaller monetary units:
      3. To fail to conform to; violate:
      1. To act or be in violation of (a law, directive, or principle, for example); violate:
      2. To disagree with in argument; contradict
      3. To go against; oppose; conflict with; violate
      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 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
    See also:

    do

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