Definition of bribery in English:

bribery

Syllabification: brib·er·y
Pronunciation: /ˈbrīb(ə)rē
 
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noun

  • The giving or offering of a bribe: he was convicted of racketeering and bribery [as modifier]: a bribery scandal
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    • Secrets, lies, scandals, corruption, bribery and pretensions have made a laughing stock of Indian cricket.
    • France is reeling from daily revelations about bribery and corruption scandals.
    • Charges including bribery and tax evasion are among the ten counts of the ethics code he is accused of violating.
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