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

Examples of BRIBERY

  1. They were arrested on charges of bribery.

First Known Use of BRIBERY


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BRIBERY Defined for Kids


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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