What does infringement mean?

Definitions for infringementɪnˈfrɪndʒ mənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word infringement.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. violation, infringement(noun)

    an act that disregards an agreement or a right

    "he claimed a violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment"

  2. misdemeanor, misdemeanour, infraction, violation, infringement(noun)

    a crime less serious than a felony

Wiktionary

  1. infringement(Noun)

    a violation or breach, as of a law

Webster Dictionary

  1. Infringement(noun)

    the act of infringing; breach; violation; nonfulfillment; as, the infringement of a treaty, compact, law, or constitution

  2. Infringement(noun)

    an encroachment on a patent, copyright, or other special privilege; a trespass

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of infringement in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of infringement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. City Council member Regina Romero:

    The pods and tents and chairs have gone beyond free speech. It's becoming an infringement on others' rights.

  2. Thanawut Wichaidit:

    This law will replace martial law and control political protests which is an infringement on people's rights.

  3. William Pitt:

    Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants it is the creed of slaves.

  4. William Pitt:

    Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.

  5. Jeff Beckman:

    Given the immeasurable value of our brands, we work hard to protect these important intellectual assets and defend them against infringement.

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