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complicity
used in The Color Purple

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Definition
guilt as a helper in a crime or offense
  • Rather than cherish that medal, Madame, you should regard it as a symbol of your unwitting complicity with this despot who worked to death and brutalized and eventually exterminated thousands and thousands of African peoples.
complicity = guilt as an accomplice in a crime
There are no more uses of "complicity" in The Color Purple.

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