infraction+of+law

  • 21 infraction — A breach, violation, or infringement; as of a law, a contract, a right or duty. A violation of a statute for which the only sentence authorized is a fine and which violation is expressly designated as an infraction …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 22 infraction — Synonyms and related words: aberrance, aberrancy, abnormality, bad faith, breach, breach of contract, breach of faith, breach of law, breach of privilege, breach of promise, breach of trust, breaking, civil disobedience, contravention, crime,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 23 infraction — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. breach, violation; infringement, transgression. See illegality, disobedience. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. violation, infringement, breach; see violation 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. violation,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 24 infraction — noun chiefly Law a violation or infringement of a law or an agreement. Derivatives infractor noun Origin ME: from L. infractio(n ), from infringere (see infringe) …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 25 infraction — in|frac|tion [ ın frækʃən ] noun count or uncount FORMAL a situation in which someone breaks a law or rule …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 26 infraction — noun (countable, uncountable + of) formal an act of breaking a rule or law …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 27 infraction — n breach, violation, break, trespass, overstep; transgression, contravention, malfeasance, misfeasance; misdemeanor, wrongdoing, offense, law breaking; infringement, intrusion, encroachment, invasion, poaching, Archaic. extravagation …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 28 infraction — [ɪnˈfrækʃ(ə)n] noun [C/U] formal a situation in which someone breaks a law or a rule …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 29 infraction — A violation of law, particularly a traffic rule or regulation. Ando v Woodberry, 8 NY2d 165, 203 NYS2d 74, 168 NE2d 520. A breach or violation of a duty, or obligation …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 30 infraction — n. esp. Law a violation or infringement. Derivatives: infract v.tr. infractor n. Etymology: L infractio (as INFRINGE) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 31 serious infraction of the law — index crime Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 32 commit an infraction — index encroach, offend (violate the law) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 33 be guilty of infraction — index break (violate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 34 breach of law — index crime, guilt, infraction, misdemeanor, misfeasance Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 35 violation of law — index breach, crime, felony, guilt, infraction, misdemeanor, misfeasance, offense Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

    Law dictionary

  • 36 Civil infraction — In common law countries, a civil infraction is a non criminal violation of a rule, ordinance, or regulation.[1] United States law A civil infraction is violation of the law less serious than a misdemeanor, and which usually does not attach… …

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  • 37 California criminal law — generally follows the law of the United States. However, there are both substantive and procedural differences between how the United States Federal Government and California prosecute alleged violations of criminal law. This article will focus… …

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  • 38 List of law topics (F-M) — NOTOC Law [From Old English lagu something laid down or fixed ; legal comes from Latin legalis , from lex law , statute ( [http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=law searchmode=none Law] , Online Etymology Dictionary; [http://www.m… …

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  • 39 Offence (law) — In law, an offence is a violation of the criminal law (a.k.a. penal law). In England and Wales, as well as in Hong Kong the term offence means the same thing as, and is interchangeable with, the term crime .[1] The term offence can include… …

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  • 40 Classes of offenses under United States federal law — The classes of offenses under United States federal law are as follows: Offense classes Type Class Maximum prison term[1] Maximum fine[2][note 1] Probation term[3][note 2] Maximum supervised release …

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