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English definition of “corrupt”

corrupt

verb [T] (MAKE BAD)    /kəˈrʌpt/
C1 to make someone or something become dishonest or immoral: The study claimed that violence on television corrupts the minds of children.Fraud and corruption corruptible     /-ˈrʌp.tɪ.bl̩/ adjective Perhaps some systems of government are more corruptible than others.Weakness and vulnerability
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