Synonyms of breach in English:

breach


See definition of breach

noun

1‘a clear breach of the Race Relations Act’

SYNONYMS

contravention, violation, breaking, non-observance, infringement, transgression, neglect, dereliction

failure to observe, non-compliance with

infraction, delict

2‘a widening breach between government and Church’

SYNONYMS

rift, gulf, chasm, division, difference, schism, disunion, estrangement, alienation, discord, dissension, disaffection

separation, split, break, break-up, parting, parting of the ways, severance, rupture

quarrel, falling-out

British informal bust-up

rare scission

3‘a breach in the sea wall’

SYNONYMS

break, rupture, split, crack, fracture, rent, rift

opening, gap, hole, fissure, cleft, aperture


verb

1‘the river breached its bank’

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break, break through, burst, burst through, rupture, force itself through, split

informal bust

2‘the proposed changes breached trade union rules’

SYNONYMS

break, contravene, violate, fail to comply with, infringe, transgress against

defy, disobey, flout, fly in the face of

infract