Definitions for venalˈvin l
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word venal
corruptible, bribable, dishonest, purchasable, venal(adj)
capable of being corrupted
"corruptible judges"; "dishonest politicians"; "a purchasable senator"; "a venal police officer"
of or pertaining to veins; venous; as, venal blood
capable of being bought or obtained for money or other valuable consideration; made matter of trade or barter; held for sale; salable; mercenary; purchasable; hireling; as, venal services
Origin: [L. vena a vein.]
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