Meaning of BRIBE in English

BRIBE

transcription, транскрипция: [ braɪb ]

v. & n. --v.tr. (often foll. by to + infin.) persuade (a person etc.) to act improperly in one's favour by a gift of money, services, etc. (bribed the guard to release the suspect). --n. money or services offered in the process of bribing. øøbribable adj. briber n. bribery n. [ME f. OF briber, brimber beg, of unkn. orig.]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.