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Another word for trespass

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Verb
  1. To violate a moral or divine law

    See also:

    right

  2. To enter forcibly or illegally

    See also:

    enter

    crimes

Noun
  1. An act or instance of breaking a law or regulation or of nonfulfillment of an obligation or promise, for example

    See also:

    right

  2. The act of entering a building or room with the intent to commit theft

    See also:

    crimes

  3. An advance beyond proper or legal limits

    See also:

    enter

Another word for trespass

Verb
  1. To transgress

  2. To intrude

    See also:

    meddle

Synonym Study

  • Invade implies a forcible or hostile entrance into the territory or rights of others to invade a neighboring state
  • Intrude implies a thrusting oneself into company, situations, etc. without being asked or wanted to intrude on one's privacy
  • Infringe implies an encroachment that breaks a law or agreement or violates the rights of others to infringe on a patent
  • To encroach is to make inroads by stealth or gradual advances suburbs encroaching on our farmland
  • Trespass implies an unlawful or unwarranted entrance upon the property, rights, etc. of another to trespass on a private beach