Definition of 'complicit'
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To what extent are spectators at the deadly sports complicit in the deaths they watch? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Many of us have become complicit in fattening up our offspring. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Victims also alleged that members of hospital staff were complicit in the abuse. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This is a conspiracy in which the Government seems complicit. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Until you make your friend grasp this you'll always feel morally complicit in his crime. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But charges against former employees accused of being complicit in the abuse were dropped in December. The Sun (2015)Here it should be acknowledged that the Government was complicit in the drive to build the wrong homes in the wrong places. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I'm going to have to become complicit in this. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Had I become complicit in his strange and distasteful project? Times, Sunday Times (2016)The British Government was fully complicit in the weeding process. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If it does not, or appears complicit in this abuse, we will suspend its licence. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The meeting actually invades the auditorium, the shouting populace standing in the aisles right next to us, so we become complicit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The predator seizes opportunities and controls his victim, in effect making her complicit in the crime, perhaps through the fear of exposure. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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