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contravene

see definition of contravene
  • verbgo against, contradict
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Synonyms for contravene

verb go against, contradict
  • breach
  • conflict with
  • defy
  • disobey
  • hinder
  • impugn
  • infringe
  • interfere
  • negate
  • overstep
  • repudiate
  • transgress
  • violate
  • abjure
  • break
  • combat
  • counteract
  • cross
  • encroach
  • exclude
  • fight
  • gainsay
  • infract
  • interpose
  • intrude
  • offend
  • oppose
  • refute
  • reject
  • resist
  • spurn
  • thwart
  • traverse
  • trespass
  • disaffirm

Antonyms for contravene

  • aid
  • allow
  • approve
  • assist
  • help
  • obey
  • observe
  • permit
  • accept
  • agree
  • go along
  • join
  • ratify
  • retreat
  • sanction
  • stay
  • support
  • surrender
  • welcome
  • assent
  • concur
  • consent
  • endorse
  • uphold
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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