sobornar
sobornar(
soh
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bohrr
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nahr
)
transitive verb
1. (to corrupt) 
a. to bribe 
Jorge intentó sobornar a un agente de policía para que no le pusiera una multa.Jorge tried to bribe a police officer not to fine him.
b. to suborn (formal) 
Tenemos pruebas de que el acusado trató de sobornar a los testigos.We have evidence that the accused tried to suborn the witnesses.
2. (figurative) (to get round) 
a. to buy 
No puedes sobornarme con perfume.You can't buy me with perfume.
sobornar
transitive verb
1. (general) 
a. to bribe 
sobornar
transitive verb
1 (comprar) to bribe
2 (engatusar) to get round
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