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trespass (v.)

c. 1300, "transgress in some active manner, commit an aggressive offense, to sin," from Old French trespasser "pass beyond or across, cross, traverse; infringe, violate," from tres- "beyond" (from Latin trans; see trans-) + passer "go by, pass" (see pass (v.)). Meaning "enter unlawfully" is first attested in forest laws of Scottish Parliament (c. 1455). The Modern French descendant of Old French trespasser, trépasser, has come to be used euphemistically for "to die" (compare euphemistic use of cross over, and obituary). Related: Trespassed; trespassing.

trespass (n.)

c. 1300, "a transgression," from Old French trespas, verbal noun from trespasser (see trespass (v.)). Related: Trespasses.

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Definitions of trespass from WordNet
1
trespass (v.)
enter unlawfully on someone's property;
Don't trespass on my land!
Synonyms: intrude
trespass (v.)
make excessive use of;
She is trespassing upon my privacy
Synonyms: take advantage
trespass (v.)
break the law;
trespass (v.)
commit a sin; violate a law of God or a moral law;
Synonyms: sin / transgress
trespass (v.)
pass beyond (limits or boundaries);
Synonyms: transgress / overstep
2
trespass (n.)
a wrongful interference with the possession of property (personal property as well as realty), or the action instituted to recover damages;
trespass (n.)
entry to another's property without right or permission;
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