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English definition of “violator”

violator

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈvaɪəleɪtər/ LAW, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
someone who breaks a law: There was a No Trespassing sign that read "Violators will be Prosecuted." A visa ban has been put in place against any human-rights violators. an immigration/parole/probation violator a traffic/parking violator a first-time/habitual/repeat violator
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