ADJ. blatant, clear, flagrant The attack on civilians is a flagrant violation of the peace agreement. | grave, gross, major, massive, serious | wholesale, widespread | continued, repeated | human rights | traffic
VERB + VIOLATION commit The army was accused of committing violations against the accord. | be, constitute This action constitutes a violation of international law.
PREP. in ~ of There is plenty of evidence that her actions were in violation of an earlier contract. | ~ against violations against minimum wage agreements