What is the meaning of corrupt?

verb

adjective

  • Lacking in integrity.
    • usage: "humanity they knew to be corrupt... From the day of Adam's creation"; "a corrupt and incompetent city government"
  • Not straight; dishonest or immoral or evasive.
  • Containing errors or alterations.
    • usage: "a corrupt text"; "spoke a corrupted version of the language"
  • Touched by rot or decay.
    • usage: "tainted bacon"; "`corrupt' is archaic"
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APAWordNet. (2010). corrupt. Retrieved September 26, 2017, from http://smartdefine.org/corrupt/definitions/1171489
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "corrupt" http://smartdefine.org/corrupt/definitions/1171489 (accessed September 26, 2017).
HarvardWordNet 2010, corrupt, Smart Define, viewed 26 September, 2017, <http://smartdefine.org/corrupt/definitions/1171489>.
MLAWordNet. "corrupt" 23 October 2010. Web. 26 September 2017. <http://smartdefine.org/corrupt/definitions/1171489>
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