Definition Of violate
break or fail to comply with (a rule or formal agreement).
they violated the terms of a ceasefire
Example Of violate
A promise has not been kept, something true and noble and sacred has been violated , spoiled; madness and death result.
Administrators believe the key to successful discipline is creating an environment in which students will come for help before they are caught violating some rule.
Another concern is ensuring that amateur video featuring people doesn't violate privacy rights.
Anyone caught violating the rules is subject to a $10,000 fine.
Anyone who violated this rule, whether man or animal, must not be allowed to live.