One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a flagrant violation of human rights’
contravention, breach, infringement, infraction, breaking, transgression, non-observance, lack of compliance with, disobeying, disobedience, defiance, defying, flouting, flying in the face of, rebelling against
neglect, ignoring, paying no heed to, taking no notice of
2‘the wiretaps were a severe violation of the victims' private lives’
invasion, interruption, breach, infraction
trespass, intrusion, encroachment, disruption, disturbance, upset
3‘his daughter was threatened with violation’
rape, sexual assault, indecent assault, sexual abuse, abuse, molestation, molesting, interference, interfering, seduction, seducing
dated ravishing, ravishment, deflowering, defloration, defilement, dishonour, ruin, ruination
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