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Meaning of "abetment" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ABETMENT

abetment  [əˈbɛtmənt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ABETMENT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Abetment is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ABETMENT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of abetment in the English dictionary

The definition of abetment in the dictionary is assistance in committing a crime or wrongdoing. Also called: abettal.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ABETMENT


adjustment
əˈdʒʌstmənt
allotment
əˈlɒtmənt
apartment
əˈpɑːtmənt
appointment
əˈpɔɪntmənt
assortment
əˈsɔːtmənt
commitment
kəˈmɪtmənt
compartment
kəmˈpɑːtmənt
curettement
kjʊəˈrɛtmənt
department
dɪˈpɑːtmənt
disappointment
ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntmənt
enactment
ɪnˈæktmənt
excitement
ɪkˈsaɪtmənt
fitment
ˈfɪtmənt
investment
ɪnˈvɛstmənt
ointment
ˈɔɪntmənt
recruitment
rɪˈkruːtmənt
revetment
rɪˈvɛtmənt
statement
ˈsteɪtmənt
treatment
ˈtriːtmənt
understatement
ˌʌndəˈsteɪtmənt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ABETMENT

abernethy
aberrance
aberrancy
aberrant
aberrantly
aberrate
aberration
aberrational
Aberystwyth
abessive
abet
abettal
abetted
abetter
abetting
abettor
abeyance
abeyancy
abeyant

WORDS THAT END LIKE ABETMENT

advertisement
contentment
cost-of-living adjustment
education department
enlistment
fire department
foreign investment
graphic design department
heat treatment
indictment
Justice Department
one-room apartment
police department
power of appointment
pretreatment
resentment
sales department
service department
State Department
studio apartment
the treatment

Synonyms and antonyms of abetment in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «abetment» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ABETMENT

Find out the translation of abetment to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of abetment from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «abetment» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

教唆
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

instigación
570 millions of speakers

English

abetment
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बहकाव
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التحريض
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

подстрекательство к совершению преступления
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

abetment
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পোষকতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

incitation
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bersubahat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Beihilfe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

教唆
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

abetment
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Abetment
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đồng lỏa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உடந்தை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अभिप्राय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yardakçılık
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

favoreggiamento
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pomocnictwo
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

підбурювання до вчинення злочину
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

instigare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

παρακίνηση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

medeplichtigheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

medhjälp
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

abetment
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of abetment

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ABETMENT»

The term «abetment» is regularly used and occupies the 79.679 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ABETMENT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about abetment

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ABETMENT»

Discover the use of abetment in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to abetment and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Handbook of Comparative Criminal Law
Complicity The Code contains a number of provisions dealing with complicity, which is described as “abetment.” The main provision is section 107, which provides for three types of abetment: by instigation, by conspiracy, and by intentional ...
Kevin Heller, Markus Dubber, 2010
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Encyclopaedia of Dalits in India: Human rights : problems ...
Abetment of Offence "Whoever abets any offence under this Act shall be punishable with the punishment provided for the offence. Explanation: A public servant who wilfully ignores the investigation of any offence punishable under this Act ...
Sanjay Paswan, Pramanshi Jaideva, 2003
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Textbook on the Indian Penal Code
Thus the meaning of the section is that, if the nature of the act done constitutes abetment, then if present, the abetter is deemed to have committed the offence, though in point of fact another person actually committed it. 115. Abetment of ...
Krishna Deo Gaur, 2009
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Universal's Guide to All India Bar Examination: Covering ...
C was held guilty of an abetment. Jackson J. observed: — "Under Explanation 4, the abetment of an offence and the prisoner having instigated to do that which, if committed would have been an offence, he has himself thereby committed an ...
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Universal's Guide to Judicial Service Examination
Abetment by instigation The word instigation means to goad or urge forward or to provoke, incite, urge or encourage to do an act. Explanation 1 also defines instigation. It says a person who — (a) by wilful misrepresentation, or (b) by wilful  ...
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Study Package For Clat
ABETMENT (Ch. V: Ss. 107-120) Principle To abet means to instigate, to help, to encourage. Abetment consists of three acts laid down in S. 107. Thus, abetment may be: (i) By instigate a person to commit an offence (ii) By encourage in a ...
Bharadwaj
7
Codification, Macaulay and the Indian Penal Code: The ...
on the devices of abetment, criminal conspiracy and attempt to extend its reach. Hence, it is still important to have a clear framework for criminal liability in these areas. The various proposals made in this chapter can be readily incorporated ...
Dr Wing-Cheong Chan, Professor Barry Wright, Professor Stanley Yeo, 2013
8
Information Technology Law and Practice
Punishment for abetment of offences.—Whoever abets any offence shall, if the act abetted is committed in consequence of the abetment, and no express provision is made by this Act for the punishment of such abetment, be punished with the ...
Vakul Sharma
9
The Indian Penal Code
The abetment of an offence being an offence, the abetment of such an abetment is also as offence. Illustration A instigates B to instigate C to murder Z. B accordingly instigates C to murder Z, and C commits that offence in consequence of B's ...
10
The Border Security Force Act, 1968
Abetment of offences that have been committed.—Any person subject to this Act who abets the commission of any of the offences specified in sections 14 to 41 ( both inclusive) shall, on conviction by a Security Force Court, if the Act abetted is  ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ABETMENT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term abetment is used in the context of the following news items.
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RSS Mouthpiece Takes a Dig at China's 'Selective Abetment' in …
New Delhi: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has taken a dig at China for "selective abetment" over the issue of blocking India's move ... «NDTV, Jul 15»
2
Mens rea must be proved to punish in-laws for abetting suicide: HC
Abetment is of three types. First one is by instigation, the second one is conspiracy and the third one is intentionally aiding the deceased to ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
3
Gujarat government gets High Court notice for arresting …
... businessman under sections 114, 120-B, 465 and 467 of Indian Penal Code which relate to abetment of offence, criminal conspiracy, forgery, ... «Economic Times, Jul 15»
4
District administration to promote mass marriages
If a farmer commits suicide because of such harassment then it amounts to abetment to suicide. C. Shikha. Deputy Commissioner, Mysuru. «The Hindu, Jul 15»
5
Multiple Views on Scam, But no Backing for Rao
“If Ashwin is the culprit, Bhaskar Rao should be arrested for abetment,” he said. Strong action could restore confidence in the Lokayukta, and no ... «The New Indian Express, Jul 15»
6
'Harassed' government employee ends life
A case of abetment to suicide has been registered at the Central police station and the police are looking out for the four persons who ... «Deccan Herald, Jul 15»
7
Property dealer booked for man's suicide
NAGPUR: A property dealer, identified as Bhimrao Bagde, has been slapped with charges of abetment to commit suicide by Hudkeshwar ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
8
Senence for rape and instigating woman to death
The Women's Court Judge Rajalakshmi said charges under IPC section 417 (cheating), 376 (rape) and 306 (abetment to commit suicide) ... «Business Standard, Jul 15»
9
Order reserved on PTI's plea against Sindh government
... (premeditated murder), 322 (punishment for qatl-bis-sabab, causing death unintentionally) and 109 (abetment) of the Pakistan Penal Code. «DAWN.com, Jul 15»
10
Decision on registration of FIR against CM, ministers today
... (premeditated murder), 322 (punishment for qatl-bis-sabab, causing death unintentionally) and 109 (abetment) of the Pakistan Penal Code. «The News International, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Abetment [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/abetment>. Jul 2019 ».
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