English translation of 'tangente'
tangentfilare per la tangente (figurative, svignarsela)
to make one's getawaypartire per la tangente (figurative, divagare)
to go off at a tangent
lo scandalo delle tangenti
protection money sing
the kickback scandal
'tangente' in Other Languages
British English: bribe NOUN
A bribe is a sum of money or something valuable that one person offers or gives to another in order to persuade him or her to do something.
He was being investigated for receiving bribes.
British English: kickback NOUN
A kickback is a sum of money that is paid to someone illegally, for example money which a company pays someone to arrange for the company to be chosen to do an important job.
...alleged kickbacks and illegal party financing.
Translation of tangente from the Collins Italian to English Dictionary