infringe-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: encroach in a way that violates law or rights

He infringed the company's patent.
Quoting this much material without permission infringes the copyright.
Would that infringe on her rights to due process?
He has changed the work and thus has infringed on the moral right of Picasso.

VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: infringe.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2