- An advantage, generally monetary, given or promised with the intention to sway the decision-making or behavior of someone in a significant position, like a witness or an official
- The act of manipulating someone's actions by offering them a reward, typically in an unethical or illegal context
- Despite its tempting nature, accepting a bribe can lead to severe legal consequences.
- The businessman was accused of attempting to bribe a local official to overlook certain zoning regulations.
- Strong anti-bribe policies are crucial to maintaining honesty and impartiality in the judicial process.