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trespasses

noun
plural of trespass

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a breaking of a moral or legal code
  • forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us

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2 a failure to uphold the requirements of law, duty, or obligation
  • plagiarism is a serious trespass of academic integrity

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trespasses

verb
present tense third-person singular of trespass

Synonyms & Antonyms of trespasses (Entry 2 of 2)

to commit an offense
  • I consider him to be trespassing against all of us when he trespasses against any one of us

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“Trespasses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/trespasses. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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