Meaning of “bribe” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /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.
bribe verb [ T ]

[ + to do sth ] He was bribed to give false evidence at the trial.

(Definition of “bribe” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)