v. t.1.To aid secretly; to assist in a private manner, or indirectly.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Asked to explain why he thought Al Ain had slipped dramatically in form in the UAE Pro League where they are currently fighting to stave off relegation Abdullah said: "They turned their back on experienced players like myself, Subaid, Hilal, Garib and Humaid.