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Synonyms for violate

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

to refuse or fail to obey

to compel (another) to participate in or submit to a sexual act

to deprive of virginity

to spoil or mar the sanctity of

Synonyms for violate

fail to agree with


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violate the sacred character of a place or language

force (someone) to have sex against their will

destroy and strip of its possession

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This, as you have already discerned, violates the first law of dreaming, namely, that in one's dreams one sees only what he has seen in his waking life, or combinations of the things he has seen in his waking life.
We can't let him continue to disgrace the office of the Presidency, violate his oath of office, and trample on our Constitution.
The coupling constants are in general complex, in which case the Hamiltonians violate T-invariance.
Supreme Court decided that a police officer's failure to give Miranda warnings, coupled with coercive questioning of a defendant, did not violate the defendant's privilege against self-incrimination under the Fifth Amendment.
This spring, Colorado became the first state to enact a voucher program since a 2002 Supreme Court decision holding that an Ohio voucher scheme did not violate the First Amendment principle of church-state separation.
30(a)(2) would also prohibit practitioners from directly or indirectly making uninvited written or oral solicitations of employment if these solicitations would violate applicable conduct rules or Federal or state law.
Judge Hagler stated that if he were to take Dowlings' argument to its logical conclusion, any summons and complaint filed in New York would invariably violate the provisions of FDCPA if no validation notice was contained therein.
March 1998: The Oregon school superintendent office rules that the Portland Public Schools did not violate state law prohibiting Scouts to recruit there.
A federal grand jury in Georgia subsequently indicted Lockheed and two of its officers for conspiracy to violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, even though there was no factual allegation that the parliament member had taken a single step to misuse her official position on Lockheed's behalf.
They argued that the group home would violate their subdivision's covenants, conditions, and restrictions (CC&Rs), which limit the use of homes to single-family residences.
When they found it, they discovered that it permits the existence of particles they call "parafermions" or "parons," which can violate the exclusion principle.
This course teaches you the ethical standards that govern honest and fair business conduct, the different types of anticompetitive conduct that violate US antitrust law, the guidelines for avoiding insider trading, and the rules to which management and employees must adhere to avoid conflicts of interest with the company.
The court found that the use of a polygraph examination as part of a sex offender treatment program did not violate the patient's due process rights, even if the patient was subject to more restrictive conditions solely because of his refusal to participate in the polygraph examination.
But courts have often ruled that similar displays don't violate the Constitution when they focus on a nonreligious subject, in this case, the history of law.