Translation of "contravene" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ˌkɒn.trəˈviːn/ US  /ˌkɑːn-/ formal

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

This contravenes the Race Relations Act. 這違反了《種族關係法案》。
contravention uk us /ˌkɒn.trəˈven.tʃən/ US  /ˌkɑːn-/ noun [ C or U ]

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)