Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
incest /'insest/
  • danh từ
    • tội loạn luân; sự loạn luân
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[U] sexual activity between two people who are very closely related in a family, for example, a brother and sister, or a father and daughter
Collocation Dictionary


brother-sister, father-daughter, etc.


criminalize, forbid, prohibit
taboos forbidding incest


survivor, victim | taboo


~ between
incest between brother and sister

More information about CRIMES


be guilty of, commit ~
Two key witnesses at her trial committed perjury.

accuse sb of, charge sb with ~
He has been accused of her murder.

convict sb of, find sb guilty of ~
She was found guilty of high treason.

acquit sb of ~
The engineer responsible for the collapse of the bridge was acquitted of manslaughter.

admit, confess to, deny ~
All three men have denied assault. She admitted 33 assault charges.

plead guilty/not guilty to ~
He pleaded guilty to a charge of gross indecency.

investigate (sb for) ~
She is being investigated for suspected bribery.

be suspected for/of ~
He was the least likely to be suspected of her murder.

be/come under investigation for ~
She was the second minister to come under investigation for corruption.

be wanted for ~ be wanted on charges of ~
He was wanted on charges of espionage.

a case, crime, murder, robbery, theftThe police and the public must work together to solve the murder.

arrest sb for ~
Jean was arrested for arson.

be tried for, stand trial for ~
to stand trial for extortion

~ case/trial
The nurse's murder trial continues.

~ charge
The police agreed to drop the conspiracy charges against him.

a charge/count of ~
The jury convicted her on two counts of theft.

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