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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Participation in wrong-doing. Involvement in a crime, together with other people.

Usage examples (34)
  • His complicity in the matter was reprehensible.
  • This needs a certain complicity between the writer and reader.
  • Braden's refusal to live in complicity with the privileges of race and class, her insis -
  • She argues that these mass spectacles of death and annihilation are "in complicity with the abhorrent." for more
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