Translation of "violation" - English-Traditional 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

違反,違背,違犯(尤指法律、協議、原則等)
He claimed that the way he'd been treated was a gross violation of his civil/constitutional/human rights. 他聲稱他們如此對待他是對他的公民權/憲法所賦予的權利/人權的粗暴侵犯。
The takeover of the embassy constitutes a flagrant/blatant violation of international law. 佔領大使館是公然違反國際法的行為。
It was clear that they had not acted in violation of the rules. 很顯然他們的行為並沒有違反規章。

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 (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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