Contravention

Definition of Contravention

Con`tra`ven´tion
n.1.The act of contravening; opposition; obstruction; transgression; violation.
Warrants in contravention of the acts of Parliament.
- Macaulay.
In contravention of all his marriage stipulations.
- Motley.

Related Words

conflict, contravene, dispute, infringe, resistance, run afoul
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