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  • as incorrupt
  • as incrooked

synonyms for suborned

  • crooked
  • fraudulent
  • nefarious
  • rotten
  • shady
  • unethical
  • unscrupulous
  • untrustworthy
  • venal
  • base
  • bent
  • debauched
  • exploiting
  • fixed
  • foul
  • open
  • padded
  • profiteering
  • reprobate
  • tainted
  • bribable
  • double-dealing
  • extortionate
  • faithless
  • fast and loose
  • gone to the dogs
  • inconstant
  • iniquitous
  • knavish
  • mercenary
  • on the take
  • perfidious
  • praetorian
  • racket up
  • snide
  • treacherous
  • two-faced
  • underhanded
  • unfaithful
  • unprincipled
  • wide open
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antonyms for suborned

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  • ethical
  • good
  • honest
  • honorable
  • moral
  • respectable
  • trustworthy
  • clean
  • pure
  • decent
  • helpful
  • high
  • kind
  • noble
  • principled
  • purified
  • sound
  • truthful
  • uncorrupt
  • upright
  • wholesome
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How to use suborned in a sentence

Falfani, my friend of the Calais train, believed he had suborned him at Aix, and now hailed his appearance with much satisfaction.
THE PASSENGER FROM CALAISARTHUR GRIFFITHS
She suborned Silius, her son's tutor, to accuse him of a licentious life, and of corrupting the army.
WALKS IN ROMEAUGUSTUS J.C. HARE
Then they suborned men, which said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses and against God.
THE DORE GALLERY OF BIBLE ILLUSTRATIONS, COMPLETEANONYMOUS
So Messalina had suborned her sons tutor, Silius, to accuse Asiaticus of corrupting the army.
UNDER CSARS' SHADOWHENRY FRANCIS COLBY
Several witnesses were suborned to seize upon some words in his discourses against Moses.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, VOLUME 03VARIOUS
The latter, through their general Phocion, rescued it from the tyrants suborned by Philip of Macedon (354 and 341).
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 7VARIOUS
Thou art suborned to slander the noblest lord and the truest-hearted gentleman in England!
KENILWORTHSIR WALTER SCOTT
But there were traitors among the Tower officials whom they suborned to help them, and the king was warned of the plot.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 5VARIOUS
I have fought the claim, but witnesses were suborned and I cannot prove that I was in no way responsible.
TWO BOYS OF THE BATTLESHIPFRANK V. WEBSTER
He would not have suborned a goatherd like himself at the threshold of his cabin to profane his humble happiness!
KING CANDAULESTHOPHILE GAUTIER
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