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Word: suborn

Definition: persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation


More Vocab Words

::: defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
::: communal - held in common; public; of a group of people; of a commune
::: indigence - poverty
::: gust - strong abrupt rush of wind; V. CF. bluster
::: quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
::: omnipotent - all-powerful; having unlimited power
::: rejoinder - reply; retort; comeback; V. rejoin: say in reply
::: halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
::: discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
::: defection - desertion