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cor·rupt·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corrupting(adj)

    seducing into corrupt practices

  2. corrupting, degrading(adj)

    harmful to the mind or morals

    "corrupt judges and their corrupting influence"; "the vicious and degrading cult of violence"

  3. corrupting, contaminating(adj)

    that infects or taints

Webster Dictionary

  1. Corrupting

    of Corrupt

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of corrupting in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of corrupting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of corrupting in a Sentence

  1. Jerry Falwell:

    Homosexuality is Satan's diabolical attack upon the family that will not only have a corrupting influence upon our next generation, but it will also bring down the wrath of God upon America.

  2. Senate Republican:

    The grave question the Constitution tasks senators to answer is whether the President committed an act so extreme and egregious that it rises to the level of a high crime and misdemeanor. Yes, he did, corrupting an election to keep oneself in office is perhaps the most abusive and destructive violation of one's oath of office that I can imagine.

  3. Gamal Abdelaziz:

    Our goal from the beginning has been to hold the defendants fully accountable for corrupting the college admissions process through cheating, bribery and fraud. The superseding indictments will further that effort.

  4. Republican Senator Mitt Romney:

    What he did was not 'perfect,' no, it was a flagrant assault on our electoral rights, our national security and our fundamental values. Corrupting an election to keep one's self in office is perhaps the most abusive and destructive violation of one's oath of office that I can imagine.

  5. Craig Holman:

    This is very unbecoming of the senator to rely on these types of sources for his funds and for raising funds from others, it really raises some questions as to his ability to discern the potentially corrupting influence of money.

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