Definition of breach of contract
- They sued him for breach of contract.
: infraction or violation of a law, obligation, tie, or standard
: a broken, ruptured, or torn condition or area
: a gap (as in a wall) made by battering
: to make a gap in by battering : to make a breach (see 1breach 2b) in
: break, violate
: to leap out of water
: a binding agreement between two or more persons or parties
: a business arrangement for the supply of goods or services at a fixed price
: the act of marriage or an agreement to marry
: to bring on oneself especially inadvertently : incur
: to become affected with
: to establish or undertake by contract
: hired to execute a contract (see 1contract 1a)
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