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verb [transitive] formal perpetrate pronunciation in British English /ˈpɜː(r)pətreɪt/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyperpetrate
he/she/itperpetrates
present participleperpetrating
past tenseperpetrated
past participleperpetrated
  1. to do something that is harmful, illegal, or dishonest

    The military perpetrated many human rights abuses during the earliest phase of the conflict.

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perpetrator

noun [countable]
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singularperpetrator
pluralperpetrators

It's time the perpetrators of the crime were brought to justice.

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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