What does violation mean?

Definitions for violation
ˌvaɪ əˈleɪ ʃənvi·o·la·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    a crime less serious than a felony

  2. violation, infringement(noun)

    an act that disregards an agreement or a right

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

  3. trespass, encroachment, violation, intrusion, usurpation(noun)

    entry to another's property without right or permission

  4. irreverence, violation(noun)

    a disrespectful act

  5. rape, violation, assault, ravishment(noun)

    the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will

Wiktionary

  1. violation(Noun)

    The act or an instance of violating or the condition of being violated.

    Etymology: From violation, from violatio, from violare

Webster Dictionary

  1. Violation(noun)

    the act of violating, treating with violence, or injuring; the state of being violated

    Etymology: [L. violatio: cf. F. violation.]

  2. Violation(noun)

    infringement; transgression; nonobservance; as, the violation of law or positive command, of covenants, promises, etc

    Etymology: [L. violatio: cf. F. violation.]

  3. Violation(noun)

    an act of irreverence or desecration; profanation or contemptuous treatment of sacred things; as, the violation of a church

    Etymology: [L. violatio: cf. F. violation.]

  4. Violation(noun)

    interruption, as of sleep or peace; disturbance

    Etymology: [L. violatio: cf. F. violation.]

  5. Violation(noun)

    ravishment; rape; outrage

    Etymology: [L. violatio: cf. F. violation.]

Freebase

  1. Violation

    Violation is the second studio album by the late-1970s American hard rock band Starz, released in 1977.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of violation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of violation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of violation in a Sentence

  1. Liz Hempowicz:

    On the letter of the law, this isn't a violation, however it doesn't look good. That's not nothing when we're talking about the chief law enforcement officer of the country and his private activity, it contributes to this idea that you have to be putting money into an entity that will benefit the President -- if not today, then down the road -- personally to stay in his good graces.

  2. Mohammad Javad Zarif:

    The United States is already in violation.

  3. Lynden Pioneer Museum:

    The museum will be returning these guns to their owners because as of Dec. 4, we would be in violation of the law if we had loaned firearms that had not undergone the background check procedure.

  4. Bruce Broillet:

    They gave out information that they shouldn't have and multiple hotel witnesses in this case admitted that was a violation of the standard.

  5. Bill Zender:

    I would suggest that of all the card rooms in California that dealt to Asian players, there wasn't a one of them that wasn't in violation.

Images & Illustrations of violation

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