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English definition of “be rotten to the core”

be rotten to the core

If a person or organization is rotten to the core , it behaves in a way that is not honest or moral : The whole legal system is rotten to the core .Morally wrong and evilDishonestDishonest
(Definition of be rotten to the core from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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