As nouns the difference between bribe and embezzlement
is that bribe
is something (usually money) given in exchange for influence or as an inducement to dishonesty while embezzlement
is (legal|business) the fraudulent conversion of property from a property owner.
As a verb bribe
is to give a to.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Something (usually money) given in exchange for influence or as an inducement to dishonesty.
That which seduces; seduction; allurement.
- Undue reward for anything against justice is a bribe .
- Not the bribes of sordid wealth can seduce to leave these everblooming sweets.
* See also
To give a to.
* F. W. Robertson
To gain by a bribe; to induce as by a bribe.
- Neither is he worthy who bribes a man to vote against his conscience.
- to bribe somebody's compliance
(legal, business) The fraudulent conversion of property from a property owner.