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perpetrate

perpetrate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word perpetrate

Definition
(verb) perform an act, usually with a negative connotation
Synonyms : commit , pull
Example Sentence
  • perpetrate a crime
  • pull a bank robbery

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for perpetrate

per+pet+r+ate--person eating pet animal is doing wrong
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by harishankam

divide it as per+pet+rate. Pets are to be loved and they should not be tortured by breeding them in puppy mills and selling them as "per pet rate is 5000" this is a crime.
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by itgulpp

per + pate + rate -> govt increased the per pate (stomach) rate increased, means rates of everything has been increased, it's a crime in the eyes of us which perpetrate.
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by cp.jethani

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