Synonyms of contravene


1. conflict, run afoul, infringe, contravene, transgress, offend, infract, violate, go against, breach, break

usage: go against, as of rules and laws; "He ran afoul of the law"; "This behavior conflicts with our rules"

2. contradict, negate, contravene, disagree, differ, dissent, take issue

usage: deny the truth of

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Definition and meaning of contravene (Dictionary)