violative

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

violate +‎ -ive

AdjectiveEdit

violative (comparative more violative, superlative most violative)

  1. (US) Tending to violate; of or relating to violation.
    • 2021 April 6, Daisuke Wakabayashi, “YouTube discloses the percentage of views going to videos that break its rules.”, in The New York Times[1], ISSN 0362-4331:
      If YouTube finds fewer videos to be violative — and therefore removes fewer of them — the percentage of violative video views may decrease. And none of the data is subject to an independent audit, although the company did not rule that out in the future.