Translation of "contravene" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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contraveneverb [ T ]

uk /ˌkɒn.trəˈviːn/ us /ˌkɑːn.trəˈviːn/ formal

to do something that a law or rule does not allow, or to break a law or rule

违反,违犯(法律或规则)
The company knew its actions contravened international law. 这违反了《种族关系法案》。

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