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Synonyms for breach

Synonyms for breach

an opening, especially in a solid structure

an act or instance of breaking a law or regulation or of nonfulfillment of an obligation or promise, for example

to make a hole or other opening in

to fail to fulfill (a promise) or conform to (a regulation)

Synonyms for breach

a failure to perform some promised act or obligation

an opening (especially a gap in a dike or fortification)

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a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)

make an opening or gap in

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said they would stop accepting gambling ads, the U.K.-based AskWinner.com, a casino information site, announced that it was stepping into the breach with "a new pay-per-visitor advertising solution."
'We'd like to thank Jimmy for stepping into the breach when Steve James was injured last year and we hope that there will be an opportunity for him to return to Glamorgan in the future.
McEniff called time on his reign in charge last Sunday after stepping into the breach in the New Year when a search for Mickey Moran's successor proved fruitless.
Stepping into the breach left by the anthrax scare are many online service providers.
In the meantime, broadband wireless carriers are stepping into the breach and delivering on the promise of the Act.