bribe


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Synonyms for bribe

inducement

buy off

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Synonyms for bribe

money, property, or a favor given, offered, or promised to a person or accepted by a person in a position of trust as an inducement to dishonest behavior

to give, offer, or promise a bribe to

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Synonyms for bribe

payment made to a person in a position of trust to corrupt his judgment

make illegal payments to in exchange for favors or influence

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The customer was also charged with offering a bribe.- Alamy Image
"I did not pay him a bribe. I went to the counter and paid for the VIP service of renewing the residency visas.
Women, the study showed, are more likely to bribe more, with an average of Sh5,579 against the S,718 average that men were willing to give.
According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Central Muhammad Arif Aslam Rao, the action was taken against the SHO and HC over a complaint of releasing an accused Rustam, who was arrested for his involvement in robbery case, and taking taking Rs 0.4 million as bribe from the accused.
Attorney Nurdin Duishenbekov denied the reports that it was Samakov who paid bribe to Chalbayev saying "it's all a rumor".
The victim alleged that police let the suspects go after taking a bribe. She also claimed that police asked her for Rs50 thousand as a bribe.
A former Taipei prison supervisor received a six-year jail sentence on July 31 for soliciting NT$50,000 (US$1,600) in bribes from a wealthy inmate in exchange for better treatment.
In this interview you can e about:-what is wrong with the accusations about a bribe from the mafia-Jankovska's explanation about her stay in a villa in Croatia that belonged to Bzan, a lawyer who earned millions of euros on a deal with the state-why she wanted to join the Judicial Council-her response to the claims that she was the one running the ministry during the term of minister Tomas Borec-her relations with ZitanskaFormer owner of the Fatima bar in Trenin, Ondrej Janiek, accuses you of taking a bribe of three million Slovak crowns from the mafia group of Peter ongrady, to keep Janiek in prison so they could take over Fatima.
If the government is serious in dealing the culture of corruption a devastating blow, it should decriminalise the paying of 'harassment bribes', while substantially enhancing the punishment for demanding or receiving bribes.
Complainant stated that ASI ^p Sabir Farooq has demanded Rs.20, 000 as bribe for releasing his Truck and its Driver.
The Dubai Court of First Instance also jailed the Pakistani defendant for six months for paying bribe to the other defendant.
The survey, conducted by international anti-graft rights group Transparency International, found 69pc in India as saying they had to pay a bribe, followed by 65pc in Vietnam.
A soil expert in Abu Dhabi has been detained for taking a Dhs15,000 bribe from a client so he could issue him clearance papers for the importing of soil.
Students may also bribe to circumvent selection mechanisms or quality measures in place to distinguish themselves from their fellow students with the expectation of some other form of current or future gain.
He said he also facilitated a bribe in the awarding of the 1998 World Cup, which was held in France.