v. act contrary to, as a law, right, or obligation; annul or hinder
I am disgusted at this decision by the government, to once again infringe on the rights of the people of the countryside!
Sentence in Classic:
The Socialists had many branches in America, and the deceased had, no doubt, infringed their unwritten laws, and been tracked down by them.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
It seemed to them that what they had lived through and experienced could not be expressed in words, and that any reference to the details of his life infringed the majesty and sacredness of the mystery that had been accomplished before their eyes.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
However, the laws of Russian hospitality do not permit even of a miser infringing their rules; wherefore Plushkin added to the foregoing a more civil invitation to be seated.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
In proof of this we have signed this paper to establish the truth of the facts, lest the moment should arrive when either of the actors in this terrible scene should be accused of premeditated murder or of infringement of the laws of honor.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
There was the will, however, to hinder that, and my loud protestations against any infringement of its directions.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context