violationnoun [ C or U ]uk /ˌvaɪ.əˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌvaɪ.əˈleɪ.ʃən/
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。
- 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.