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breach*britʃ(n.)

  1. an infraction or violation, as of a law, trust, faith, or promise.

  2. a gap made in a wall, fortification, line of soldiers, etc.; rift; fissure.

  3. the act or a result of breaking; break or rupture.

  4. a severance of friendly relations.

  5. the leap of a whale above the surface of the water.

    Category: Animal Behavior

  6. Archaic. the breaking of waves.

  7. Obs. a wound.

  8. (v.t.)to make a breach or opening in.

  9. to break or act contrary to.

  10. (v.i.)(of a whale) to leap out of the water and land with a loud splash.

    Category: Animal Behavior

* Syn: breach , infraction , violation all denote an act of breaking or disregarding a legal or moral code. breach is most often used of a legal offense, but it may refer to the breaking of any code of conduct: breach of contract; breach of etiquette. infraction most often refers to the breaking of clearly formulated rules or laws: an infraction of regulations. violation often suggests a willful, forceful refusal to obey: done in violation of instructions.

Origin of breach:

bef. 1000; ME breche, OE bræc breaking; see break

breach′er(n.)

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  1. breacher(Noun)

    One who breaches.

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