Word of the Day – June 24 – Encroach

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    Verb: Encroach (in-KROHCH)

    Definition:

    1. To enter by gradual steps of by stealth into the possessions or rights of another.

    2. To advance beyond the usual or proper limits.

    Sample sentence: Many argue that the city’s surveillance of public spaces is just another way they can encroach on the rights of individuals.

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