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English verb: perpetrate

1. perpetrate (social) perform an act, usually with a negative connotation


SamplesPerpetrate a crime.
Pull a bank robbery.


Synonymscommit, pull


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)act, move


Narrower (hyponym)make, recommit









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