Synonyms for corruption |

Synonyms and antonyms for corruption

1. corruption (n.)

lack of integrity or honesty (especially susceptibility to bribery); use of a position of trust for dishonest gain

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2. corruption (n.)

destroying someone's (or some group's) honesty or loyalty; undermining moral integrity


3. corruption (n.)

moral perversion; impairment of virtue and moral principles

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4. corruption (n.)

inducement (as of a public official) by improper means (as bribery) to violate duty (as by commiting a felony)


5. corruption (n.)

decay of matter (as by rot or oxidation)


6. corruption (n.)

in a state of progressive putrefaction