What is another word for Contravening?

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[ kˌɒntɹəvˈɛnɪŋ], [ kˌɒntɹəvˈɛnɪŋ], [ k_ˌɒ_n_t_ɹ_ə_v_ˈɛ_n_ɪ_ŋ]

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How to use "Contravening" in context?

When something goes against our expectation, we might say that someone or something has contravened our wishes. To contravene is to go against, breaking or disregarding a rule. Contravention can refer to an action, a rule or even an expectation. When something goes against our expectations, it can be upsetting or bothersome. Sometimes we might even say that someone or something has "gone against us.

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