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  Words related to go against

Related / Similar Words: buck, transgress, offend, infract, violate, breach, break

 

Definition:
  • resist; "buck the trend";
  • act in disregard of laws and rules; "offend all laws of humanity"; "violate the basic laws or human civilization"; "break a law";
  • fail to agree with; be in violation of; as of rules or patterns; "This sentence violates the rules of syntax";

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    Hyponyms: sin, transgress, trespass, blunder, boob, goof, conflict, run afoul, infringe, contravene, intrude, fly in the face of, fly in the teeth of

     

    Derivational Morphology: breach, violator, lawbreaker, law offender, misdemeanor, misdemeanour, infraction, offence, offense, violation, infringement, wrongdoer, offender, transgression, evildoing, transgressor

     

     
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