Definition of transgress
- act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises; "offend all laws of humanity", "violate the basic laws or human civilization", "break a law", "break a promise". Synonyms: breach, break, go against, infract, offend, violate. Antonyms: keep.
- spread over land, especially along a subsiding shoreline; "The sea transgresses along the West coast of the island".
- commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law. Synonyms: sin, trespass.
- pass beyond (limits or boundaries). Synonyms: overstep, trespass.
blunder, boob, conflict, contravene, fall, goof, infringe, intrude, sin, trespass.
Rhymes with transgress
abs, acquiesce, address, aggress, assess, bless, bs, caress, chess, coalesce, compress, confess, convalesce, cps, cress, depress, des, digress, dispossess, distress.
Start with transgress
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