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breaches

noun
plural of breach

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1 a failure to uphold the requirements of law, duty, or obligation
  • the president's deliberate misstatements were widely seen as a breach of the public trust

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2 a breaking of a moral or legal code
  • cheating on the exam was a serious breach of the military academy's honor code

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3 an open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge)
  • the cat got out of the yard through a breach in the hedge

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breaches

verb
present tense third-person singular of breach

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“Breaches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/breaches. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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