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Adjective
Acting or speaking very disrespectfully toward what is held to be sacred
Adjective
Illegal or against the law
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Noun
The action of violating someone or something
Verb
Present participle for to fail to conform to a regulation or obligation
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“This speech may violate the law, rules a federal judge.”
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Present participle for to engage in carnal activity with a person unwilling or unable to give consent
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“Such wars reinforce the lesson that it is okay to kill, beat up and violate other people's partners and children, while it is not acceptable - at least in words - at home.”
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Present participle for to break or disregard (a rule or convention)
“Another concern is ensuring that amateur video featuring people doesn't violate privacy rights.”
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Present participle for to treat (something sacred) with irreverence or disrespect
“Native American petitioners had argued that the project would seriously damage what they held sacred and therefore violate the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment.”
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Present participle for to decrease the value, character, or quality of
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Present participle for to disregard the rules and refuse to conform
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Present participle for to cause pain through mistreatment
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Present participle for invade another's property, business
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Present participle for to loot, plunder or invade by force
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Present participle for to assault or abuse (a person, especially a woman or child) sexually
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Present participle for to resist or endure (something) successfully
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Present participle for to exceed or cross a given limit
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Present participle for tread on and crush
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Present participle for enter someone's land or property without permission
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