Definitions For Contravene


  • Deny the truth of
  • Go against, as of rules and laws
  • To fail to do what is required by (a law or rule)

Is Contravene a Scrabble Word?

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

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Words with Friends

The word Contravene is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Contravene in a Sentence

  • The overcrowded dance club contravened safety regulations.
  • The unauthorized reproduction of the image contravenes copyright laws

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