A world map of the 2014 Corruption Perceptions Index by Transparency
International, which measures "the degree to which corruption is perceived to
to cause (someone or something) to become dishonest, immoral, etc. : to change
(something) so that it is less pure or valuable. : to change (a book, computer file ...
guilty of dishonest practices, as bribery; lacking integrity; crooked: a corrupt judge
. 2. debased in character; depraved; perverted; wicked; evil: a corrupt society.
Using the money from fines paid by fishermen, the NOAA law enforcement office in Seattle acquired a luxury undercover cabin boat that was used as a pleasure craft by unidentified personnel — including at least one agent and his family and friends – sounds like a party -... More »
Synonyms for corrupt at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms,
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Corruption is the abuse of entrusted power for private gain. It can be classified as
grand, petty and political, depending on the amounts of money lost and the ...
Containing errors or alterations, especially ones that prevent proper
understanding or use: a corrupt translation; a corrupt computer file. 4. Archaic
Tainted; putrid ...
If someone or something is corrupt, they're broken morally or in some other way.
Corrupt people perform immoral or illegal acts for personal gain, without ...
From Middle English corrupten, from Old French corropt, from Latin corruptus,
past participle of corrumpō, corrumpere (“to destroy, ruin, injure, spoil, corrupt, ...