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infringe
used in The Comedy of Errors

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Definition
go against a law, rule, or usual limit
  • Merchant of Syracuse, plead no more; I am not partial to infringe our laws: The enmity and discord which of late Sprung from the rancorous outrage of your duke To merchants, our well-dealing countrymen,— Who, wanting guilders to redeem their lives, Have seal'd his rigorous statutes with their bloods,— Excludes all pity from our threat'ning looks.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — A hall in the DUKE'S palace (5% in)

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