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If you are found by a committee of students to be guilty of violating the Honor Code, you are expelled.

He blames Ukrainian officials for violating the ceasefire agreement and shelling the outskirts of Donetsk city.

Even so, at least one juror apparently balked at convicting a man for violating wildlife protection laws by protecting wildlife.

The university claims students can face a citation or fine for violating the UNO smoking prohibition.

I told him he was violating my right to life and he said, ‘You don’t have rights here.

They professed a decided preference for nullifying the Stamp Act without violating it.

Though incapable of violating their trust, they knew how to do their duty without harshness of any kind.

He was violating no rule whatever, and when shot was from eight to ten feet inside the window through which the bullet came.

It is unreasonable to accuse Mr. Darwin (as has been done) of violating the rules of Induction.

No man is to be convicted on the testimony of a witness whom the jury has found wilfully violating the truth in any particular.


On this page you'll find 164 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to violating, such as: banned, criminal, illegitimate, illicit, irregular, and outlawed.

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