Infringed vs Infringes - What's the difference?

infringed | infringes |


As verbs the difference between infringed and infringes

is that infringed is (infringe) while infringes is (infringe).

infringed

English

Verb

(head)
  • (infringe)
  • Anagrams

    * *

    infringe

    English

    Alternative forms

    * enfringe

    Verb

    (en-verb)
  • Break or violate a treaty, a law, a right etc.
  • *{{quote-magazine, date=2013-06-08, volume=407, issue=8839, page=55, magazine=(The Economist)
  • , title= Obama goes troll-hunting , passage=According to this saga of intellectual-property misanthropy, these creatures [patent trolls] roam the business world, buying up patents and then using them to demand extravagant payouts from companies they accuse of infringing them. Often, their victims pay up rather than face the costs of a legal battle.}}
  • Break in or encroach on something.
  • Synonyms

    transgress

    Derived terms

    * infringement * infringer

    Anagrams

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    infringes

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (infringe)
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