Translation of "contravene" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ 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

The company knew its actions contravened international law. 這違反了《種族關係法案》。
contravention noun [ C or U ] uk /ˌkɒn.trəˈven.ʃən/ us /ˌkɑːn.trəˈven.ʃən/

By accepting the money, she was in contravention of company regulations. 她接受了這筆錢,違反了公司規章。

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