Definition of Contravention:

  1. Defiance or violation of a rule, law or judicial order.

  2. An action that violates a law, treaty, or other ruling.

Synonyms of Contravention

Breach, Violation, Infringement, Non-observance, Breaking, Transgression, Neglect, Dereliction

How to use Contravention in a sentence?

  1. Young persons who commit offenses bear responsibility for their contraventions.

Meaning of Contravention & Contravention Definition