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English definition of “breach”


verb [T] (BREAK PROMISE/RULE)    /briːtʃ/ formal
to break a law, promise, agreement, or relationship: They breached the agreement they had made with their employer.Obeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviourMaking and breaking promises and commitments
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