Synonyms for Encroached:


encroached (verb)
violated, Impinged, poached, Invaded, Intruded.
wronged (verb)
wronged, Transgressed, Perpetrated, done wrong, Trespassed, abused, did wrong, Infringed, committed, maltreated.

Usage examples for Encroached

  1. He attacked one after the other the peoples who had encroached upon his domain, Moab being the first to feel the force of his arm. – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 6 (of 12) by G. Maspero
  2. And as to the condition on which you hold your advancement in life,- namely, that you are not to inquire or discuss to whom you owe it,- you may be very sure that it will never be encroached upon, or even approached, by me, or by any one belonging to me. – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens