transgression


transgression
I noun abuse, breach, contravention, crime, delictum, delinquency, dereliction, disobedience, encroachment, error, fault, guilty act, illegal action, illegality, infraction, infringement, iniquity, misbehavior, misconduct, misdeed, misdoing, misfeasance, noncompliance, nonobservance, offense, peccatum, sin, slip, transcursion, trespass, violation, wrong, wrongdoing foreign phrases:
- Frustra legis auxilium quaerit qui in legem committit. — He vainly seeks the aid of the law who transgresses the law
II index bad repute, breach, contravention, criminality, culpability, delinquency (misconduct), disregard (omission), encroachment, fault (responsibility), felony, guilt, illegality, infraction, injustice, invasion, malfeasance, mischief, misconduct, misdeed, misdemeanor, misdoing, misfeasance, misprision, offense, onus (blame), tort, vice, violation, wrong

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

Synonyms:

Look at other dictionaries:

  • transgression — [ trɑ̃sgresjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1174; lat. transgressio, de transgredi « passer outre » 1 ♦ Action de transgresser. ⇒ désobéissance (à), violation. Transgression de la loi, d une interdiction. ⇒ contravention, infraction. Ethnol. Le fait de transgresser …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Transgression — Álbum de Estudio de Fear Factory Publicación 22 de agosto del 2005 Grabación 2005 Género(s) Metal industrial, groove metal, metal alternativo, rock industrial …   Wikipedia Español

  • Transgression — may be:* a legal transgression, a crime usually created by a social or economic boundary * a social transgression, violating a norm * a Biblical transgression, violation of God s ten commandments; sin (1 John 3:4) * Transgression (LDS theology),… …   Wikipedia

  • Transgression — Trans*gres sion, n. [L. transgressio a going across, going over, transgression of the law, from transgredi, transgressus, to step across, go over; trans over, across + gradi to step, walk: cf. F. transgression. See {Grade}.] The act of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Transgression — (weiblich, aus lateinisch trans, „über“, „über hinaus“ und gressus, „Schritt“, „Gang“) bezeichnet: allgemein und je nach Zusammenhang: Sünde, Verletzung, Verstoß, Überschreitung oder Übertretung das (spielerische) Überschreiten von Grenzen der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • transgression — (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. transgression (12c.), from L.L. transgressionem (nom. transgressio) a transgression of the law, in classical Latin, a going over, from transgressus, pp. of transgredi go beyond, from trans across (see TRANS (Cf. trans… …   Etymology dictionary

  • transgression — Transgression. s. f. v. Action par laquelle on transgresse une loy. La transgression des Commandemens de Dieu. c est une manifeste transgression de la loy divine …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • transgression — transgression. = transgressive variation (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • transgression — transgression. См. трансгрессивная изменчивость. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Transgression — (lat.), Übertretung, Überschreitung; in der Geologie soviel wie übergreifende Lagerung, s. Schichtung, S. 749 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Transgression — (lat.), Übertretung …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.