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abet

verb [T]  /əˈbet/ (-tt-) us  
to help or encourage a person or thing to do something, esp. something wrong or illegal: Shady lawyers abetted the company’s officers in stealing the funds.
Translations of “abet”
in Spanish incitar, instigar…
in French inciter (à)…
in German unterstützen, Beihilfe leisten…
in Chinese (Traditional) 教唆,唆使,慫恿, 夥同…作案…
in Chinese (Simplified) 教唆,唆使,怂恿, 伙同…作案…
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