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American English: /kəˈnaɪvəns/
British English: /kəˈnʌɪv(ə)ns/

Translation of connivance in Spanish:


  • with the connivance of the authorities
    con la complicidad de las autoridades
    en connivencia con las autoridades [formal]
    in connivance with somebody
    en complicidad con alguien
    en connivencia con alguien [formal]
    connivance at something
    complicidad en algo
    Example sentences
    • Contractors in connivance with corrupt officials do shoddy work deliberately, so that they get a fresh contract soon for the job.
    • Jewish law discerns three different levels of connivance with wrongdoing.
    • Yet, it is necessary to outlive the inhuman experience of this attempt at genocide with the collaboration and connivance of the state and come to grips with its implications for the future of the Republic.

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