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Sample sentences for the GRE study word complicity

complicity can be used as a noun

1.There had been no open complicity between mother and daughter, no open understanding but, though people in the house began to talk of the affair, still Mrs. - from Dubliners by James Joyce
2.The conversation that she had overheard, although interesting in that it proved beyond doubt the complicity of both Rita and Boris, threw very little light on the present preoccupations. - from The Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie
3.It was proved by the skilful and eloquent representative of the public prosecutor, that the theft was committed in complicity with others, and that Jean Valjean was a member of a band of robbers in the south. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
4.When once more in her sanctum I said, "I see you have had peepers watching the operations, so it is well I resisted any complicity in the action, but the discovery that you have the peep-holes already simplifies my object. - from The Romance of Lust by Anonymous

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