backhander Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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backhandernoun [C]

uk   /ˌbækˈhæn.dər/  us   /-dɚ/
informal for bribe verb
(Definition of backhander from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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backhandernoun [C]

uk   /ˌbækˈhændər/ UK
informal an ​illegalpayment or ​gift that is given to a ​person, especially someone in ​authority, in ​order to get them to do something for you: Governments ​pledged to make it a ​criminaloffence to ​slip backhanders to ​officials of other countries to ​wincontracts. He was ​accused of taking backhanders.
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(Definition of backhander from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “backhander”
in Chinese (Simplified) 贿赂, 收买…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賄賂, 收買…
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