Definitions for infringeɪnˈfrɪndʒ
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conflict, run afoul, infringe, contravene(verb)
go against, as of rules and laws
"He ran afoul of the law"; "This behavior conflicts with our rules"
encroach, infringe, impinge(verb)
advance beyond the usual limit
Break or violate a treaty, a law, a right etc.
Break in or encroach on something.
to break; to violate; to transgress; to neglect to fulfill or obey; as, to infringe a law or contract
to hinder; to destroy; as, to infringe efficacy; to infringe delight or power
to break, violate, or transgress some contract, rule, or law; to injure; to offend
to encroach; to trespass; -- followed by on or upon; as, to infringe upon the rights of another
Origin: [L. infringere; pref. in- in + frangere to break. See Fraction, and cf. Infract .]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-frinj′, v.t. to violate, esp. law: to neglect to obey.—n. Infringe′ment, breach: violation: non-fulfilment. [L. infringĕre—in, in, frangĕre.]
The numerical value of infringe in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of infringe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
( Ted Cruz) is going to make sure that the federal government will not infringe on what we believe is our God-given right.
If some foreign fishing boats infringe on our territory and try to prevent us from fishing there ... Then we're put in the role of safeguarding sovereignty.
A control board independent enough would have to be basically imposed on Puerto Rico and infringe on its sovereignty and I think that's a problematic thing for the federal government to do.
There are some common sense things that would have a tangible impact on reducing gun violence, congress could take those steps that would not infringe upon the constitutional rights of all law-abiding Americans.
That the said Constitution shall never be construed to authorize Congress to infringe the just liberty of the press or the rights of conscience or to prevent the people of the United states who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms...
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