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briberynoun [U]

us   /ˈbrɑɪ·bə·ri/
the crime of giving someone money or something else of value, often illegally, to persuade that person to do something you want: Charges of bribery and official corruption were made.
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briberynoun [U]

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the crime of giving someone, especially someone in a position of authority, money, a gift, etc. so that they will do something illegal or dishonest for you: The organization was rife with bribery and corruption. He was indicted in a bribery scandal over subway supply contracts.
(Definition of bribery from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bribery”
in Arabic رَشْوة…
in Korean 뇌물 수수…
in Portuguese suborno…
in Catalan suborn…
in Japanese 収賄(わい), 贈収賄…
in Turkish rüşvet…
in Russian взяточничество…
in Italian corruzione…
in Polish łapownictwo, przekupstwo…
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