- Infringement or breach, as of a law, rule, right, etc.
- Sexual assault; rape.
- Desecration of something sacred, as a church.
- Interruption; disturbance.
When you drive your car faster than the speed limit, this is an example of a violation of the law.
When you read someone's diary this is an example of a violation of privacy.
A violation of the law; the violation of a country's neutrality.