Definitions For Breach


  • A failure to perform some promised act or obligation
  • A personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)
  • An opening (especially a gap in a dike or fortification)
  • To fail to do what is required by (something, such as a law or agreement) : to break or violate (something)
  • To make a hole or opening in (something)


  • Make an opening or gap in
  • Act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises

Is Breach a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Breach is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Breach in a Sentence

  • This is clearly a breach of the treaty.
  • Many people consider her decision to be a breach of trust .
  • The judge ruled that the doctor's actions were in breach of her contractual duty.
  • He claims that the city breached an agreement by selling the property.
  • Is he going to breach his contract?
  • The army breached the castle wall.

Synonyms for Breach

Antonyms for Breach

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