meaning of Bribed

Bribed meaning in General Dictionary

of Bribe

Bribed meaning in General Dictionary

(imp. & p. p.) of Bribe

Sentence Examples with the word Bribed

Instead of making a desperate attempt to drive them off, the king bribed them to depart with io,ooo pounds of silver, accepting it is said this cowardly advice from archbishop Sigeric. The fatal precedent soon bore fruit: the invaders came back in larger numbers, headed by Olaf Tryggveson, the celebrated adventurer who afterwards made himself king of Norway, and who was already a pretender to its throne.

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