transgresses|transgressed|transgressingtræns'gres verb +act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises +spread over land, especially along a subsiding shoreline +commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law +pass beyond (limits or boundaries)
1 sin, trespass, offend, err, lapse, fall from grace, disobey, misbehave, go wrong or astray, do wrong:
She knew she had transgressed and was ready to atone.
2 break or violate or contravene or go beyond or exceed or overstep or infringe or defy or disobey (the law):
He had blatantly transgressed the laws of decency.
Advanced English Dictionary
+verb [VN] (formal) to go beyond the limit of what is morally or legally acceptable: They had transgressed the bounds of decency. transgression noun [C, U] transgressor noun
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