Translation of "violation" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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violationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌvaɪ.əˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌvaɪ.əˈleɪ.ʃən/

an action that breaks or acts against something, especially a law, agreement, principle, or something that should be treated with respect

违反,违背,违犯(尤指法律、协议、原则等)
He claimed that the way he'd been treated was a gross violation of his civil/constitutional/human rights. 他声称他们如此对待他是对他的公民权/宪法所赋予的权利/人权的粗暴侵犯。
The takeover of the embassy constitutes a flagrant/blatant violation of international law. 占领大使馆是公然违反国际法的行为。
It was clear that they had not acted in violation of the rules. 很显然他们的行为并没有违反规章。

More examples

  • The opposition parties have cried foul at the president's act, seeing it as a violation of democracy.
  • The verdict was a gross violation of justice.
  • She's claiming that her detention by the police was a violation of her human rights.
  • He acted in violation of the law.

(Translation of “violation” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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