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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sub·orn v. t. [imp. & p. p. Suborned p. pr. & vb. n. Suborning.]
 1. Law To procure or cause to take a false oath amounting to perjury, such oath being actually taken.
 2. To procure privately, or by collusion; to procure by indirect means; to incite secretly; to instigate.
    Thou art suborned against his honor.   --Shak.
    Those who by despair suborn their death.   --Dryden.