bribe

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bribe englannista suomeksi

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bribe englanniksi

  1. Something (usually money) given in exchange for influence or as an inducement to breaking the law.

  2. c. 1613-1625, (w), ''Yardly v. Ellill''

  3. Undue reward for anything against justice is a bribe.
  4. That which seduces; seduction; allurement.

  5. 1744, (w), ''(w)''

  6. Not the bribes of sordid wealth can seduce to leave these everblooming sweets.
  7. 1974, George Fox, (w), ''(film)|Earthquake''

  8. Remy, this was a bribe! Our whole marriage has been nothing but a series of bribes!
  9. To give a bribe to; specifically, to ask a person to do something against his/her original will, in exchange for some type of reward or relief from potential trouble.

  10. (ux)

  11. October 23, 1848, (w), ''an address delivered at the Opening of The Working Men's Institute''

  12. Neither is he worthy who bribes a man to vote against his conscience.
  13. To gain by a bribe; to induce as by a bribe.

  14. (ux)

  15. crumb (of bread)

  16. scrap, bit