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.