violation of trust

noun

  • Business (Corporate) Law/Company Law
  • Criminal Law

Definitions of violation of trust

  • an action taken by someone that you reasonably believe to be acting in a good and honest way towards you that abuses the belief you have in that person, especially in a professional or in someone that has authority over you

    This tragic violation of trust was the direct result of the company's inadequate privacy policy.

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