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a person who helps someone such as a criminal to do something wrong
شریک جرم

accomplice (əkʌmplɪs) n.

2

the act of closing a company by selling the things that belong to it, in order to pay its debts :
Hundreds of small businesses went into ? (= were closed ) .

liquidation n.

3

involvement in a crime, together with other people
Jennings denied ? in the murder.

complicity n.

4

to say publicly that you no longer have a political or religious belief that you had before
انکار کردن

recant / rɪkænt / verb

5

گناهکار, مقصر
deserving blame
Both parties were held to be to some extent ?.

culpable / kʌlpəb ə l / adjective

6

اعتراف کردن
to admit, especially to the police, that you have done something wrong or illegal
Edwards ?ed to being a spy for the KGB.

confess / kənfes / verb
confession n.

7

مدعی شد که فریب خورده که مواد رو جابجا کنه

trick somebody into doing something
He claimed he was tricked into carrying drugs.

8

مقصر دونستن
to say or think that someone or something is responsible for something bad :
Don’t ? me – it’s not my fault.
I ? his mother. She does everything for him.

blame verb
blame somebody/something for something

9

مقصر دونسته شد و به زندان افتاد

he was found culpable and jailed.

10

to decide unfairly that a type of person has particular qualities or abilities because they belong to a particular race, sex, or social class
Homeless people are ?d as alcoholics or addicts.

stereotype verb

11

اوباش و ارازل
a criminal, often a young person, who does violent or illegal things SYN gangster

hoodlum n.

12

بدشانس، بی چاره
literary unlucky :
The ? passengers were stranded at the airport for three days.

hapless / hæpləs / adjective [ only before noun ]

13

جنایتکار
someone who is guilty of a serious crime SYN criminal :
By law, convicted ؟s (= criminals who are sent to prison ) may not own or use guns.

felon / felən / noun

14

پايمال شدن، لغو کردن
to officially end a legal agreement, practice etc :
Both governments voted to ? the treaty.

abrogate / æbrəɡeɪt / verb
abrogation n.

15

an ? crime, fact etc is one that someone says has happened or is true, although it has not been proved
? offense/crime/incident etc
their ? involvement in international terrorism
اتهام

alleged / əledʒd / adjective

16

اتهام، عقیده
a very strong belief or opinion
religious/political etc ?s
a woman of strong political ?

conviction / kənvɪkʃ ə n / noun

17

پیشنهاد کردن
to suggest something as a plan or course of action
the changes currently ?d by the local planning authorities
the ?d budget cuts

propose / prəpəʊz/ verb

18

حق دادن
to give someone the official right to do or have something
be ?d to (do) something
Full-time employees are ?d to receive health insurance.

entitle / ɪntaɪtl / verb [ transitive often passive ]

19

on (the) grounds of something
شما بازداشتید؟ به چه جرمی؟

You are under arrest. On what grounds?

20

مانع جلو راه ایجاد کردن
to prevent something or make something impossible :
rules that ? experimentation in teaching methods
? somebody from doing something
Age alone will not ? him from standing as a candidate.

preclude / prɪklud / verb [ transitive ]

21

تصويب کردن
to defend or support a law, system, or principle so that it continues to exist :
a committee that aims to ? educational standards
OPP overrule (رد کردن)

uphold / ʌphoʊld / verb ( past tense and past participle upheld / -held / ) [ transitive ]

22

ویرانی و خرابی
a situation in which there is a lot of damage or a lack of order, especially so that it is difficult for something to continue in the normal way SYN chaos
cause/create ?
A strike will cause ? for commuters.

havoc / hævək / noun [ uncountable ]

23

someone who travels a long distance to work every day

commuter / kəmjutər/ noun [countable]

24

پریشان حال
so upset and worried that you cannot think clearly :
Relatives are tonight comforting the ? parents.

distraught / dɪsstrɒt / adjective

25

a baseball player who hits the ball a very long way

slugger / slʌɡər / noun

26

حاکی
if a situation or type of behaviour is ? of something, it shows that a serious problem exists.
? of
The rise in unemployment is ? of a general decline in the economy.
2 medical showing that someone has a particular illness

symptomatic / sɪmptəmætɪk/ adjective

27

پوچ بی محتوی
very stupid or without much meaning :
Most pop lyrics are pretty ?.
an ? remark
— ?ly adverb :
Dave smiled ?ly.

inane / ɪneɪn / adjective

28

کار مفت
a job which you get paid for even though you do not have to do very much work

sinecure /sɪnɪkjʊr / noun

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a ? action is shocking because it is done in a way that is easily noticed and shows no respect for laws, truth etc
? abuse/violation/breach etc
? violations of human rights

flagrant / fleɪɡrənt / adjective

30

تبعیض
an opinion about whether a person, group, or idea is good or bad that influences how you deal with it → discrimination
political/gender/racial etc ?
political ? in the press
Students were evaluated without ?.
? against/towards/in favour of
It’s clear that the company has a ? against women and minorities.

bias / baɪəs / noun [ singular, uncountable ]