Bribe for political favors.

Exact DefinitionEdit

A kickback is a sum given to a public official from an organization for misappropriating funds to it. This sum is usually part of the inflated sum misappropriated, thus, the money is "kicked back."


Kickbacks were part of the political and business corruption for the Gilded Age.

Additional InformationEdit

Anything else--supplemental info, memory pegs, etc.

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