Definition Violate

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Definition

to violate: to transgress, to infringe, to break, to go against
verb
Meeting for dinner would violate our doctor-patient relationship. This is a rule that should not be broken.

a violation: an infraction, a transgression, a breaking
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: Meeting for dinner would violate our doctor-patient relationship.
US: My house was burgled last night and now I feel violated.

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