• (v. t.) To disturb; to interrupt. • (v. t.) To commit rape on; to ravish; to outrage. • (v. t.) To treat in a violent manner; to abuse. • (v. t.) To do violence to, as to anything that should be held sacred or respected; to profane; to desecrate; to break forcibly; to trench upon; to infringe.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/violate/
To break or disturb.
Example: The company violated the trade agreement when they sold goods at half price.
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Vi'o·late transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Violates ; present participle & verbal noun Violating .] [ Latin violatus , past participle of violare to violate, from vis strength, force. See ViolentFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/V/27
violate, violates 1. To act contrary to something; such as, a law, a contract, or an agreement, especially in a way that produces significant effects. 2. To disturb or to interrupt something in a rude or violent way. 3. To treat something sacred with a lack of respect. 4. To rape or sexually assault someone.Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/3800/
- fail to agree with 2. [v] - destroyFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=violate
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