Definition of 'complicity'
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She is charged with one count of murder and complicity in four others. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There are 20 recycling plants in Sochi and police have accused them of complicity in the crimes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In an act of sulky complicity, I took them all off the shelves and stamped them all out on my own ticket. ARE YOU TALKING TO ME?: A Life Through the Movies (2004)
Trends of 'complicity'
In Common Usage. complicity is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'complicity'
British English: complicity NOUN
Complicity is involvement with other people in an illegal activity or plan.
He is accused of complicity with the leader of the coup.
Definition of complicity from the Collins English Dictionary
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