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Corrupt (IPA: /kɝˈəpt/)


Corrupt (a.)

Changed from a sound to a putrid state; spoiled; tainted; vitiated; unsound.

Corrupt (a.)

Changed from a state of uprightness, correctness, truth, etc., to a worse state; vitiated; depraved; debased; perverted; as, corrupt language; corrupt judges.

Corrupt (a.)

Abounding in errors; not genuine or correct; as, the text of the manuscript is corrupt.

Corrupt (v. t.)

To change from a sound to a putrid or putrescent state; to make putrid; to putrefy.

Corrupt (v. t.)

To change from good to bad; to vitiate; to deprave; to pervert; to debase; to defile.

Corrupt (v. t.)

To draw aside from the path of rectitude and duty; as, to corrupt a judge by a bribe.

Corrupt (v. t.)

To debase or render impure by alterations or innovations; to falsify; as, to corrupt language; to corrupt the sacred text.

Corrupt (v. t.)

To waste, spoil, or consume; to make worthless.

Corrupt (v. i.)

To become putrid or tainted; to putrefy; to rot.

Corrupt (v. i.)

To become vitiated; to lose putity or goodness.

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Episode of Angel

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1999 film directed by Albert Pyun

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Song composed by Martin Gore performed by Depeche Mode

Corrupt Synonyms

Corrupted, Imperfect

Corrupt Synonyms

Corrupted, Depraved, Venal, Pretorian, Corruptible, Putrid, Perverse, Perverted, Sordid, Vitiated, Immoral, Sold-out, Bribable, Debased, Purchasable, Praetorian, Dirty, Dishonest, Reprobate

Corrupt Synonyms

Crooked, Sneaky, Underhanded, Unlawful, Underhand, Dishonorable, Dishonest

Corrupt Synonyms

Tainted, Rotten

Corrupt Synonyms

Grease One's Palms, Bribe, Buy

Corrupt Synonyms

Defile, Cloud, Sully, Taint

Corrupt Synonyms

Vitiate, Profane, Subvert, Demoralize, Deprave, Pervert, Misdirect, Demoralise, Debase, Debauch

Corrupt Synonyms

Spoil

Translations

Corrupt in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [to Kathleen Kelly, typing]You are a lone reed, standing tall, waving boldly, in the corrupt sands of commerce." - You've Got Mail

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Associating with corrupt people makes you subject to suspicion." - Husayn ibn Ali

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Chicago is not the most corrupt American city, it's the most theatrically corrupt." - Studs Terkel

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few." - Democracy

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Evil communications corrupt good manners." - Evil


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