transgressive

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From transgress.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɹænzˈɡɹɛsɪv/

Adjective[edit]

transgressive (comparative more transgressive, superlative most transgressive)

  1. Involving transgression; that passes beyond some limit; sinful.
  2. Going beyond generally accepted boundaries; violating usual practice, subversive.
    "'P.S.' is the second movie in two weeks to use reincarnation as the excuse for transgressive sex." – Roger Ebert

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