noun. ['ˌkɑːntrəˈvɛntʃən'] coming into conflict with.
Words that Rhyme with Contravention
Example sentences of the word contravention
1. Noun, singular or mass
The existence of MRDs, in fact, requires the IRS to provide for the possibility that benefits would be paid out before a person retires, in apparent contravention of the tax-qualification standards.