Definition of "perpetrate"
  1. The act of committing or executing a certain action, predominantly referring to a criminal offense
How to use "perpetrate" in a sentence
  1. The analysis will help identify the person who is likely to perpetrate the crime.
  2. There was sufficient evidence to prove that she was the one who perpetrated the fraud.
  3. Efforts should be strengthened to prevent and penalize those who perpetrate such unlawful acts.

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