Translation of "corrupt" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective (BAD) 腐敗的 uk us /kəˈrʌpt/

dishonestly using your position or power to your own advantage, especially for money

Both companies are under investigation for corrupt practices. 兩家公司都在接受腐敗行爲調查。
The whole system was corrupt - every official she approached wanted money before helping her. 整個體系都腐敗了——她接觸的所有官員在幫她之前都索要錢財。

morally bad

a corrupt society 道德敗壞的社會

(Translation of “corrupt adjective (BAD)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)