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1. transgress

verb. ['trænzˈgrɛs'] act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises.

Synonyms

  • sin
  • goof
  • disrespect
  • go against
  • drop the ball
  • contravene
  • violate
  • infract
  • intrude
  • conflict
  • trespass
  • boob
  • infringe
  • blunder
  • breach
  • break
  • offend

Antonyms

  • respect
  • agree
  • admit
  • exit

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Rhymes with Transgress

  • nevertheless
  • stds
  • nonetheless
  • l'express
  • dispossess
  • convalesce
  • tcas
  • simplesse
  • repossess
  • reinvests
  • progress
  • kjos
  • hces
  • express'
  • express
  • distress
  • compress
  • cmos
  • adss
  • abts
  • uys
  • uss
  • undress
  • suppress
  • suggests
  • success
  • requests
  • repress
  • regress
  • redress

Sentences with transgress


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
The BOR is responsible for maintaining a strong ethical environment in the office and enforcing it when agents transgress.

2. Adjective
Participants transgress gender and class boundaries while ignoring religious and social rules.

Quotes about transgress


1. ... is it truly possible to steal a life, if... the Self is eternal and cannot die? Should this be so, then one who 'murders' does no more than transgress against the will of another, whose choice it is to live. At bottom, a murderer offends not against the body, but against the spirit.
- Ki Longfellow, Flow Down Like Silver: Hypatia of Alexandria

2. transgress

verb. ['trænzˈgrɛs'] spread over land, especially along a subsiding shoreline.

Synonyms

  • overspread

Antonyms

  • compatibility
  • recede

3. transgress

verb. ['trænzˈgrɛs'] pass beyond (limits or boundaries).

Synonyms

  • pass
  • go through
  • overstep
  • go across

Antonyms

  • venial sin
  • original sin
  • actual sin
  • righteousness

4. transgress

verb. ['trænzˈgrɛs'] commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law.

Synonyms

  • sin
  • infract
  • fall
  • go against
  • breach
  • violate
  • break
  • offend

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • esteem
  • courtesy
  • conform to
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