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Princeton's WordNet

  1. encroaching(a), invasive, trespassing(a)adjective

    gradually intrusive without right or permission

    "we moved back from the encroaching tide"; "invasive tourists"; "trespassing hunters"


  1. trespassingnoun

    The act of walking on private property

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trespassing

    of Trespass

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trespassing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trespassing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of trespassing in a Sentence

  1. Reporter Hugo Clément:

    We were just doing our job. They say we were trespassing, but we were just filming in a public space. I was not blocking the railway.

  2. Joe Tacopina:

    In the recorded video, Meek also inquired about getting a meal at one of the hotel's restaurants, yet their security team continued to deny Meek and said he would be arrested for trespassing regardless of location in the hotel premises. The Cosmopolitan's conduct continues to be deplorable.

  3. Bryan Walker:

    Five, six, seven years ago, some of the places we'd go, you'd be up there alone. Now, there's no trespassing signs, and they've banned camping in a lot of places because it's just gotten so trashed, you see the places that you love and get to experience doing that lifestyle, and now you're seeing it become kind of exploited.

  4. Derek Carmon:

    Funding continues to be an issue and with future expected cuts, we will have troubles meeting community expectations. We understand how terrorizing an issue like that can be to a community. The reality is that a trespassing call (we understand this seems to be more than that) is a lower priority than immediate life safety calls, like responding to traffic fatalities and the increase in shootings we have seen over the summer.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    I understand that the occupiers of the federal land have said that they will leave if the local community doesn't want them, and from what I'm seeing in the news, the local community doesn't want them, they should leave -- leave peacefully -- but they should be charged for the illegal action they have undertaken, trespassing, breaking and entering and the like.

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