Robber vs Bribery - What's the difference?

robber | bribery |


As nouns the difference between robber and bribery

is that robber is a person who robs while bribery is the making of illegal payment, or bribes, to persons in official positions as a means of influencing their decisions.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

robber

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A person who robs.
  • Hyponyms

    * bank robber * mugger

    Hypernyms

    * thief

    Derived terms

    * robber baron * robber crab * robber fly * robber gull

    bribery

    English

    Noun

    (briberies)
  • the making of illegal payment, or bribes, to persons in official positions as a means of influencing their decisions
  • (legal) the activity of giving, offering or accepting bribes