contravene definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To act or be counter to; violate: contravene an immediate purchase.
    • To oppose in argument; gainsay: contravened the proposition. See Synonyms at deny.
    • to fulfill in the form of resistance; in the future into conflict with; to oppose; to oppose; to impair the procedure of; to conquer.
    • To violate; to nullify; become contradictory with.
  • verb:
    • To act as opposed to an order, or don't adapt to a regulation.
    • To deny the facts of some thing.
    • deny the truth of
    • not in favor of, since principles and regulations
  • others:
    • in the future or be incompatible with; oppose in principle or impact; impede the procedure or length of.
    • to do something to be able to combat or violate; transgress: as, to contravene the law.
    • Synonyms To get across, run counter to, militate against, contradict, defeat, nullify, counteract.

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