Definitions for infringementɪnˈfrɪndʒ mənt

This page provides all 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

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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