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Definitions for complicity
kəmˈplɪs ɪ ticom·plic·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. complicity(noun)

    guilt as an accomplice in a crime or offense

Wiktionary

  1. complicity(Noun)

    The state of being complicit; involvement as a partner or accomplice, especially in a crime or other wrongdoing.

  2. complicity(Noun)

    Complexity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Complicity(noun)

    the state of being an accomplice; participation in guilt

  2. Origin: [F. complicit.]

Freebase

  1. Complicity

    Complicity is a novel by Scottish author Iain Banks. It was published in 1993.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Complicity

    Association with or participation in an act that is, or is perceived to be, criminal or immoral. One is complicitous when one promotes or unduly benefits from practices or institutions that are morally or legally suspect.

How to pronounce complicity?

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    Daniel
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How to say complicity in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of complicity in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of complicity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of complicity in a Sentence

  1. New York:

    She talked about her sorrow, her complicity and why she did it, i found it very impressive overall.

  2. Elena Azaola:

    It's impossible to escape from that prison without total complicity from the authorities and/or guards.

  3. Carlos Conde:

    Dela Rosa should be reminded that he, too, will answer for his complicity in the slaughter of thousands.

  4. Tamara Lanier:

    I want his dignity restored, i want them to tell the true story of who he is, and I want them to acknowledge their complicity.

  5. Tom Bartles:

    It's a reminder of all of our collective complicity in human extractive industries, this happens every day, we just don't see it.

Images & Illustrations of complicity

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