violation: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (vī"u-lā'shun), [key]
- the act of violating.
- the state of being violated.
- a breach, infringement, or transgression, as of a law, rule, promise, etc.: He was fined for a traffic violation.
- desecration; profanation: the violation of a cemetery.
- sexual molestation, esp. rape.
- a distortion of meaning or fact.
- violation (Thesaurus)