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violate

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈvaɪə.leɪt/
to break or act against something, especially a law, agreement, principle or something that should be treated with respect
违反,违背,违犯(尤指法律、协议、原则等)
They were charged with violating federal law.
他们被控违犯了联邦法律。
It seems that the planes deliberately violated the cease-fire agreement.
那些飞机似乎是故意违反停火协议。
The doctor has been accused of violating professional ethics.
那名医生被控违反了职业道德。
Obeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviour
to go, especially forcefully, into a place or situation which should be treated with respect and in which you are not wanted or not expected to be
侵犯;打扰
The fishermen claimed that ships from another country had violated their territorial waters.
那些渔民宣称另一个国家的船只侵犯了他们的水域。
Questions of this kind violate my privacy and I am not willing to answer them.
这种问题侵犯了我的隐私,我拒绝回答。
Obeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviour
formal to rape someone
强暴;强奸
She said that she had been treated so roughly by the hospital staff that she felt violated.
她说医护人员待她非常粗暴,她感觉受到了侮辱。
Physical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in general
violator
 
 
/ˈvaɪə.leɪ.tər/ US  // noun [C]
Criminals - general words
(Definition of violate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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