Thesaurus > Related Words: encroachment

  Words related to encroachment

Related / Similar Words: impingement, impact, trespass, violation, intrusion, usurpation, invasion

 

Definition:
  • influencing strongly; "they resented the impingement of American values on European culture";
  • entry to another''s property without right or permission;
  • any entry into an area not previously occupied; "an invasion of tourists"; "an invasion of locusts";

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    Hyponyms: inroad

     

    Derivational Morphology: affect, impact, bear upon, bear on, touch on, touch, impinge, encroach, entrench, trench, trespass, intrude, irrupt, desecrate, profane, outrage, violate, infringe, intrude on, invade, obtrude upon, encroach upon, overrun, infest

     

     
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