Definition of abetment in US English:



  • See abet

    • ‘A case of abetment to suicide has been registered against them.’
    • ‘In fact, the concept of abetment seems to play no independent role now.’
    • ‘The law defines the use of terms such as harassment, sexual harassment, stalking and abetment to discrimination and racial segregation.’
    • ‘It was the beginning of a new phase in which violence was organised and orchestrated with the abetment of the State.’
    • ‘After all, by law, the act of suicide and its abetment are both punishable.’