1. act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises

Similar word(s): breach, break, infract, offend, violate

Definition categories: social, disrespect

2. spread over land, especially along a subsiding shoreline

- The sea transgresses along the West coast of the island

Definition categories: stative, overspread, spread

3. commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law

Similar word(s): sin, trespass

Definition categories: social, breach, break, infract, offend, transgress, violate

4. pass beyond (limits or boundaries)

Similar word(s): overstep, trespass

Definition categories: motion, pass