Definitions for transgress

Definitions for (verb) transgress

Main entry: overstep, trespass, transgress

Definition: pass beyond (limits or boundaries)

Main entry: sin, trespass, transgress

Definition: commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law

Main entry: go against, infract, offend, breach, break, transgress, violate

Definition: act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises

Usage: offend all laws of humanity; violate the basic laws or human civilization; break a law; break a promise

Main entry: transgress

Definition: spread over land, especially along a subsiding shoreline

Usage: The sea transgresses along the West coast of the island

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