1 corrupt /kəˈrʌpt/ verb
corrupts; corrupted; corrupting
1 corrupt
corrupts; corrupted; corrupting
Learner's definition of CORRUPT
: to cause (someone or something) to become dishonest, immoral, etc.
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object] : to change (something) so that it is less pure or valuable
[+ object] : to change (a book, computer file, etc.) from the correct or original form

— corrupter

noun, plural corrupters [count]

— corruptibility

/kəˌrʌptəˈbɪləti/ noun [noncount]

— corruptible

/kəˈrʌptəbəl/ adjective [more corruptible; most corruptible]
2 corrupt /kəˈrʌpt/ adjective
2 corrupt
Learner's definition of CORRUPT
[more corrupt; most corrupt]
: doing things that are dishonest or illegal in order to make money or to gain or keep power
: done or controlled by dishonest and immoral people
: dishonest, evil, or immoral
: changed or damaged : not in a correct or original form

— corruptly


— corruptness

noun [noncount]