Synonyms for infringement

Synonyms for (noun) infringement

Synonyms: infraction, infringement, violation, misdemeanor, misdemeanour

Definition: a crime less serious than a felony

Similar words: law-breaking, crime, criminal offence, criminal offense, offence, offense

Definition: (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act

Usage: a long record of crimes


Synonyms: violation, infringement

Definition: an act that disregards an agreement or a right

Usage: he claimed a violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment

Similar words: misconduct, wrongdoing, wrongful conduct, actus reus

Definition: activity that transgresses moral or civil law

Usage: he denied any wrongdoing