To pass beyond a limit or boundary; hence, to depart; to go.
- To commit an offense or a sin; transgress or err.
- Law To commit an unlawful injury to the person, property, or rights of another, with actual or implied force or violence, especially to enter onto another's land wrongfully.
- To infringe on the privacy, time, or attention of another: "I must . . . not trespass too far on the patience of a good-natured critic” ( Henry Fielding).
- Transgression of a moral or social law, code, or duty.
- Law The act of trespassing.
- Law A suit brought for trespassing.
- An intrusion or infringement on another. See Synonyms at breach.