James Carroll on how the Catholic Church aided and abetted the offenders.
It has deepened with each passing year, as successive governments have aided and abetted the settlement enterprise.
Forget about the Second Amendment—the gun lobby, abetted by timorous Republicans, is trying to privatize law and order.
abetted by the government, the rioters burned 50 Jewish shops, five schools, 18 synagogues and an unknown number of homes.
Christine Pelisek on how Catherine Greig abetted Bulger—and how the cops used her to help bring him down.
And in this, he was ably aided and abetted by Reddy, the college trainer.
You have abetted him in it, and very kind of you it was to do so.
It looks like the five of us have abetted an invasion from Mars.
Their being aided and abetted by Lysander was sufficient; he sent them away discomfited.
In this latter occupation they were aided and abetted by a number of the native Californians.
late 14c. (implied in abetting), from Old French abeter "to bait, to harass with dogs," literally "to cause to bite," from a- "to" (see ad-) + beter "to bait," from a Germanic source, perhaps Low Franconian betan "incite," or Old Norse beita "cause to bite," from Proto-Germanic *baitjan, from PIE root *bheid- "to split" (see fissure). Related: Abetted; abetting.