What is another word for contravene?

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[ kˌɒntɹəvˈiːn], [ kˌɒntɹəvˈiːn], [ k_ˌɒ_n_t_ɹ_ə_v_ˈiː_n]

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How to use "Contravene" in context?

One definition of contravene is to go against, or fail to comply with (a law, regulation, etc.). Another definition is to act in a way that opposes one's goals or intentions. To contravene can also refer to the act of contradicting something. When contravening someone's expectations, it can be seen as disrespectful or annoying. To contravene can also be to break a rule.

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