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violate

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈvaɪəleɪt/ formal
NOT OBEY to not obey a law, rule, or agreement
нарушать, преступать
Countries that violate international law will be dealt with severely.Obeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviour
NOT ALLOW to not allow someone something that they should morally be allowed to have
нарушать, попирать
They were accused of violating human rights.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
violation
 
 
/ˌvaɪəˈleɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
нарушение
a violation of privacy
(Definition of violate from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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