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bribe

noun [C]
 
 
/braɪb/
money or a gift given to someone so that they will do something for you, usually something dishonest: The politician was accused of accepting bribes from businessmen.Fraud and corruption
bribe verb [T] [+ to do sth] He was bribed to give false evidence at the trial.
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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