Translation of "abet" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈbet/ us -tt-

to help or encourage someone to do something wrong or illegal

His accountant had aided and abetted him in the fraud.
abettor noun uk /əˈbet.ər/ us /-ˈbet̬.ɚ/

(Translation of “abet” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


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.

(Translation of “abet” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)