What are the synonyms for corrupt?

Synonyms for corrupt

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


    Holonyms for corrupt

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    Hypernyms for corrupt

    spoil change modify deflower alter mar vitiate impair pay

    Hyponyms for corrupt

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

    Meronyms for corrupt

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    Sounds like corrupt

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