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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of violating a regulated practice.

Usage examples (35)
  • One cry of “but he’s a Maverick!” and the opposition to his lawbreaking is dropped.
  • If that's what they keep demanding with their lawbreaking, that is what they will eventually get.
  • If your ability to monetize your living is undermined by rampant lawbreaking, that is somewhat unfortunate, but you just have to deal with it.
  • Thus, when OLC retracted its earlier approval, the "subsequent behavior" of the President in authorizing continuing taps amounted to "lawbreaking". for more
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