Definitions of corrupt

  1. To become putrid; to become vitiated.
  2. To subject to decay; spoil; putrefy; vitiate; deprave; pollute; pervert, as by bribery.
  3. To injure; spoil; make impure; bribe; to debase; to pervert.
  4. To make putrid: to defile: to debase: to bribe.
  5. To make putrid; spoil; debase; bribe.
  6. To rot: to lose purity.
  7. To become corrupted.
  8. make illegal payments to in exchange for favors or influence; " This judge can be bought"
  9. 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"
  10. To change from a sound to an unsound and putrescent state; to vitiate or deprave; to defile; to pervert or vitiate integrity; to bribe; to debase or render impure.
  11. To turn from a sound to a putrid state; to taint; to deprave; to pervert; to bribe.
  12. Corruptness.
  13. Corrupter, corruptor.
  14. touched by rot or decay; " tainted bacon"; "` corrupt' is archaic"
  15. Changed from a sound to a putrid state; spoiled; tainted; vitiated; unsound.
  16. Changed from a state of uprightness, correctness, truth, etc., to a worse state; vitiated; depraved; debased; perverted; as, corrupt language; corrupt judges.
  17. Abounding in errors; not genuine or correct; as, the text of the manuscript is corrupt.
  18. To change from a sound to a putrid or putrescent state; to make putrid; to putrefy.
  19. To change from good to bad; to vitiate; to deprave; to pervert; to debase; to defile.
  20. To draw aside from the path of rectitude and duty; as, to corrupt a judge by a bribe.
  21. To debase or render impure by alterations or innovations; to falsify; as, to corrupt language; to corrupt the sacred text.
  22. To waste, spoil, or consume; to make worthless.
  23. To become putrid or tainted; to putrefy; to rot.
  24. To become vitiated; to lose putity or goodness.
  25. Depraved; putrid; spoiled; abounding in errors; open to bribery.
  26. Putrid: depraved: defiled: not genuine: full of errors.
  28. Putrid; depraved; full of errors.
  29. Decomposing; tainted; putrid.
  30. Given to bribery; dishonest; depraved.
  31. Changed from a sound to a putrid state; vitiated; depraved; debased; rendered impure; open to bribery; not genuine; infected with errors or mistakes.
  32. Unsound; tainted; vitiated; not genuine.