An act that goes against a law, rule, or code of conduct; an offense: I’ll be keeping an eye out for further transgressions her transgression of etiquette
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- Mobiles ringing in the dressing room, lateness and the wrong kit are all transgressions that can lead to coughing up dollars.
- One admits to a crime, a transgression, not an illness, unless the illness is a crime, and depression is not.
- He was far too indulgent of players' transgressions and inevitably an element of indiscipline crept into the play.