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English definition of “corrupt”

corrupt

adjective (BAD)    /kəˈrʌpt/
C1 dishonestly using your position or power to get an advantage, especially for money: Both companies are under investigation for corrupt practices. The whole system was corrupt - every official she approached wanted money before helping her.Fraud and corruption morally bad: a corrupt societyMorally wrong and evilDishonest
(Definition of corrupt adjective (BAD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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