Definition of 'tamper'

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Example sentences containing 'tamper'

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The police have form when it comes to tampering with evidence. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Vouchers that have been forged, defaced or otherwise tampered with will not be valid for use. The Sun (2016)Vouchers that have been forged, defaced or otherwise tampered with are not valid. The Sun (2016)If victims of crime use the drug to reduce their stress, it could be tantamount to tampering with evidence. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The third collapsed last year after what the judge called a'serious attempt at jury tampering '. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Three previous trials had collapsed amid fears of jury tampering, costing the taxpayer a total of 22million. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The present appeal was concerned with section 44, which applied where there was a danger of jury tampering. Times, Sunday Times (2009)At the second, the jury failed to reach a verdict, and in the third the allegations of jury tampering emerged. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I would call that tampering with the evidence, wouldn't you? Times, Sunday Times (2014)He is being tried by a judge only after three trials had collapsed amid fears of jury tampering, at a cost of 22 million. Times, Sunday Times (2010)

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Translations for 'tamper'

British English: tamper VERB
If someone tampers with something, they interfere with it or try to change it when they have no right to do so.
I don't want to be accused of tampering with the evidence.


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