Definition of Encroached

1. Verb. (past of encroach) ¹



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Definition of Encroached

1. encroach [v] - See also: encroach

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Encroached

encrimsoned
encrimsoning
encrimsons
encrinal
encrini
encrinic
encrinital
encrinite
encrinites
encrinitical
encrinoidea
encrinus
encrisped
encroach
encroach upon
encroached (current term)
encroacher
encroachers
encroaches
encroaching
encroaching(a)
encroachingly
encroachment
encroachments
encrust
encrustation
encrustations
encrusted
encrusting
encrustment

Literary usage of Encroached

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1. Records Relating to the Early History of Boston by Boston (Mass.). Registry Dept (1883)
"corner of Mr John Harris' stable is encroached 4 inches. The north west corner of Austin's garden fence encroached 4 inches. JENNER'S LANE. ..."

2. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1905)
"Whenever In any part of said city a street has been or shall hereafter be encroached upon or obstructed by a fence or any in- closure, or by any building or ..."

3. The Constitutional Antiquities of Sparta and Athens by Gustav Gilbert (1895)
"... that the streets were not encroached on, that the balconies of the houses did not project too far into the streets, that the rain from the roofs did not ..."

4. A Law Dictionary: Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States by John Bouvier (1843)
"... encroached upon. Prou, profit. Pr tee, for their land. Ps, taken, more. Ps dil ce qs, near unto, almost to. Pse, taken. Ptie, brought. P use, by turns. ..."

5. Annals of the Reformation and Establishment of Religion, and Other Various by John Strype (1824)
"The said bishop's letters in behalf of his clergy, and his own jurisdiction, encroached upon. The bishop of Lincoln in an ecclesiastical commission upon ..."

6. Lives of the Queens of England, from the Norman Conquest: With Anecdotes of by Agnes Strickland, Elizabeth Strickland (1843)
"... Cowley all the days of the week, and often encroached on his nights fur several ... encroached ..."

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