What are the hypernyms for corrupt?

Hypernyms for corrupt

impair pay spoil change modify deflower alter mar vitiate

Definitions for corrupt

  • verb - alter from the original
  • adjective - lacking in integrity; "humanity they knew to be corrupt...from the day of Adam's creation"; "a corrupt and incompetent city government"
  • adjective - touched by rot or decay; "tainted bacon"; "`corrupt' is archaic"
  • verb - place under suspicion or cast doubt upon; "sully someone's reputation"
  • adjective - containing errors or alterations; "a corrupt text"; "spoke a corrupted version of the language"
  • verb - make illegal payments to in exchange for favors or influence; "This judge can be bought"
  • adjective - not straight; dishonest or immoral or evasive
  • verb - corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality; "debauch the young people with wine and women"; "Socrates was accused of corrupting young men"; "Do school counselors subvert young children?"; "corrupt the morals"
  • Pronounciation of corrupt

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    Synonyms for corrupt

    corrupted crooked tainted defile demoralise vitiate sully bribe pervert debauch deprave spoil taint buy subvert debase misdirect cloud grease one's palms demoralize profane

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    Holonyms for corrupt

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    Hyponyms for corrupt

    stretch buy off carnalize lead astray suborn dilute pay off carnalise poison load debase sensualize infect bastardize adulterate sop sensualise lead off bastardise

    Meronyms for corrupt

    No meronyms found for corrupt.

    Sounds like corrupt

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