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invasion of privacy

noun
1.
an encroachment upon the right to be let alone or to be free from publicity.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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Examples for invasion of privacy
  • There are many other forms of invasion of privacy, such as blackmail and the improper use of your personal data.
  • Rather, they consider it an egregious invasion of privacy.
  • Body scanners are an invasion of privacy and they don't strengthen security one bit.
  • It's sure to raise the ire of some fans who consider it an invasion of privacy.
  • The parents of a bully can be sued for defamation, invasion of privacy and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

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