Definition of trespass


  • a wrongful interference with the possession of property (personal property as well as realty), or the action instituted to recover damages.
  • entry to another's property without right or permission. Synonyms: encroachment, intrusion, usurpation, violation.


  • enter unlawfully on someone's property; "Don't trespass on my land!". Synonyms: intrude.
  • make excessive use of; "You are taking advantage of my good will!", "She is trespassing upon my privacy". Synonyms: take advantage.
  • break the law.
  • commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law. Synonyms: sin, transgress.
  • pass beyond (limits or boundaries). Synonyms: overstep, transgress.

Related words

break, encroach, entrench, fall, impinge, inroad, trench.

Rhymes with trespass

bluegrass, bypass, dumbass, eelgrass, eyeglass, fiberglass, hourglass, impasse, jackass, landmass, outclass, overpass, plexiglas, plexiglas, plexiglass, plexiglass, sassafras, shortgrass, spyglass, sunglass.

Start with trespass

trespasser, trespassing, trespasses, trespassers, trespassed.

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  • trespass is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 10 points
  • trespass is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 10 points
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