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abet

verb /əˈbet/ ( past tense, past participle abetted)
(formal) to help or encourage to do something wrong
incitar, instigar
He abetted his cousin in carrying out the fraud.
Translations of “abet”
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…
(Definition of abet from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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