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bribe

noun [C]
 
 
/braɪb/ LAW
money or a gift that you give to someone so that they will do something for you, often something dishonest: offer/accept/take a bribe He was accused of accepting bribes from wealthy businessmen. It was easy to see the gift as a sort of bribe.
Translations of “bribe”
in Korean 뇌물…
in Arabic رَشْوة…
in French pot-de-vin…
in Turkish rüşvet verme…
in Italian bustarella, tangente, mazzetta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賄賂…
in Russian взятка…
in Polish łapówka…
in Spanish soborno…
in Portuguese suborno…
in German das Bestechungsgeld…
in Catalan suborn…
in Japanese わいろ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贿赂…
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