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bribery

noun brib·ery \ˈbrī-b(ə-)rē\

: the act or crime giving or accepting a bribe

plural brib·er·ies

Full Definition of BRIBERY

:  the act or practice of giving or taking a bribe
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Examples of BRIBERY

  1. They were arrested on charges of bribery.

First Known Use of BRIBERY

1549

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BRIBERIES Defined for Kids

bribery

noun brib·ery \ˈbrī-bə-rē\
plural brib·er·ies

Definition of BRIBERY for Kids

:  the act of giving or taking a bribe

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