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Violated Nature rebels, and avenges herself for all infractions of law.

At the west end of this bridge is the famous “Stone of the Violated Treaty,” mounted on a properly inscribed pedestal.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "to break" (an oath, etc.), from Latin violatus (see violation). Sense of "ravish" is first recorded mid-15c. Related: Violated; violating.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR VIOLATED

ruined

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