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n. pl. com·plic·i·ties
Involvement as an accomplice in a questionable act or a crime.
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n, pl -ties
1. the fact or condition of being an accomplice, esp in a criminal act
2. a less common word for complexity
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com•plic•i•ty(kəmˈplɪs ɪ ti)
n., pl. -ties.
the state of being an accomplice; partnership or involvement in wrongdoing.
[1650–60; < Late Latin complic-,complex complice]
com•plic′i•tous, com•plic′it, adj.
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|Noun||1.||complicity - guilt as an accomplice in a crime or offense|
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noun collusion, conspiracy, collaboration, connivance, abetment evidence of their complicity with international terrorists
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
complicity[kəmˈplɪsɪtɪ] N → complicidad f (in en)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
complicity[kəmˈplɪsɪti] n → complicité f
complicity in (= involvement in) (gen) → complicité dans
She suspected him of complicity in the criminal's escape → Elle le soupçonnait de complicité dans l'évasion du criminel.; (in offence, crime) → complicité de
He is charged with complicity in crimes against humanity → Il est accusé de complicité de crimes contre l'humanité.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Mittäterschaft f → (in bei)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
complicity[ˌkɒmpˈlɪsɪtɪ] n (frm) → complicità f inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995