Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Perpetrating'
Perpetrating Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Perpetrate \Per"pe*trate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Perpetrated; p.
pr. & vb. n. Perpetrating.] [L. perpetratus, p. p. of
perpetrare to effect, perpetrare; per + patrare to perform.]
To do or perform; to carry through; to execute, commonly in a
bad sense; to commit (as a crime, an offense); to be guilty
of; as, to perpetrate a foul deed.
What the worst perpetrate, or best endure. --Young.
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- North Korea to indict 2 Americans
North Korea is preparing to take to court two Americans accused of "perpetrating hostile acts," North Korea's state-run news agency KCNA reported Monday. Read more on this news related to 'Perpetrating'
- US calls for release of two men facing N.Korea trial
The United States on Monday called for the release of two American citizens who are facing trial in North Korea on charges that Pyongyang says include "perpetrating hostile acts." North Korea's official KCNA news agency said earlier Monday that suspicions about "hostile acts" by Matthew Todd Miller and Jeffrey Edward Fowle had been confirme Read more on this news related to 'Perpetrating'
- Two US tourists detained in N Korea to face trial
North Korea said Monday it would put two detained American tourists on trial on charges including "perpetrating hostile acts". Read more on this news related to 'Perpetrating'