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Breach

Meanings and phrases

breach

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a failure to perform some promised act or obligation
  2. an opening (especially a gap in a dike or fortification)
  3. a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions); rupture; break; severance; rift; falling out

breach

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make an opening or gap in; gap
  2. act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises; transgress; offend; infract; violate; go against; break

anticipatory breach

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a breach of contract committed prior to the time of required performance; constructive breach

breach of contract

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a breach of a legal duty; failure to do something that is required in a contract
E.g.
  • Neal is in breach of contract and could be sued.
  • This act includes damages for breach of contract of sale.
  • Mr Jarvis sued for breach of contract.

breach of duty

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a breach of due care

breach of promise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. failure to keep a promise (of marriage)
n.
  1. a failure of the seller's guarantee of good title

breach of the peace

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any act of molesting, interrupting, hindering, agitating, or arousing from a state of repose or otherwise depriving inhabitants of the peace and quiet to which they are entitled; disorderly conduct; disorderly behavior; disturbance of the peace

breach of trust

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. violation (either through fraud or negligence) by a trustee of a duty that equity requires of him
E.g.
  • You know you said where there was no confidence, there was no breach of trust.
  • Upon these accusations, she was investigated by the prosecutor general for financial breach of trust.
  • Zinck pleaded guilty on June 17, 2013 to charges of fraud over $5,000 and breach of trust by a public officer.
n.
  1. larceny after trust rather than after unlawful taking

breach of warranty

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a breach that occurs when an item is deficient according to the terms of a warranty

constructive breach

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a breach of contract committed prior to the time of required performance; anticipatory breach

material breach

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a breach serious enough to destroy the value of the contract and to give a basis for an action for breach of contract

partial breach

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a breach that does not destroy the value of the contract but can give rise to a claim for damages

data breach

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Facebook and Cambridge Analytica data breach is an example.
  • It also enhances protection from data breach and strengthens family security.
  • Feidler succeeded Richard F. Smith as the chairman of Equifax in the wake of the 2017 data breach.

security breach

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2013, Adobe Systems endured a major security breach.
  • Users often fail to do this, which is why phishing has become the most common form of security breach.
  • If it was artillery as claimed, it shows that the security breach could only have come from Hezbollah.
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