Translation of abet in Spanish:
transitive verb -tt-
- (crime)(person) see also→ aid 2
inducir or instigar aExample sentences
- Now he had betrayed the hometown people by aiding and abetting their enemies.
- The basic premise is that anyone who opposes the foreign or domestic policies of the government is ipso facto guilty of aiding and abetting the terrorists.
- The one who did not return to clear his name became the only one still convicted - of aiding and abetting people now cleared of any offence.
- As the accessory foresaw only minor physical harm, he was guilty of aiding and abetting manslaughter.
- In any jurisdiction in the country, aiding and abetting a felony is a crime, subject to prosecution, trial, and imprisonment.
- The implication is that business schools are aiding and abetting accounting fraud and other misdeeds by failing to teach their students not to commit crimes.
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