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synonyms for bribed

  • buy off
  • corrupt
  • entice
  • pay off
  • seduce
  • tempt
  • approach
  • buy
  • coax
  • fix
  • influence
  • instigate
  • lubricate
  • lure
  • pervert
  • reward
  • soap
  • square
  • suborn
  • sugar
  • tamper
  • tip
  • buy back
  • do business
  • get at
  • get to
  • grease palm
  • make a deal
  • oil palm
  • sweeten the pot
  • take care of
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antonyms for bribed

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  • repulse
  • turn off
  • leave alone
  • straighten
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How to use bribed in a sentence

Bribed by the prisoner, he fled with him, carrying a portion of the hidden treasure of the Republic.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
She sent for him to Kingston house and threatened, bribed, argued, and wept for about two hours.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
One of the beadles, however, was bribed with a double fee, and Bentley offered no resistance.
A HISTORY OF THE CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESSS. C. ROBERTS
He stormed and wheedled, threatened and bribed; the obnoxious instrument was constantly brandished before his eyes.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
He bribed the artillery-men; and they put him with his arm round the guns muzzle, instead of with his back to it.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
After Austerlitz he had urged moderation, but it was probably because he was bribed by the vanquished.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
You think there is no doubt but that he was bribed to put those trains together to-night?
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
And for that reason she was taken to Siena, where some villainous Italian doctor was bribed to render her deaf and dumb.
THE CZAR'S SPYWILLIAM LE QUEUX
There he learned that it would have been burned to the ground, had not his steward bribed some British soldiers to let it stand.
THE STORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIESH. A. (HLNE ADELINE) GUERBER
He was an old soldier, and I had my doubts whether he could be bribed.
UNDER WELLINGTON'S COMMANDG. A. HENTY
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