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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corruptingadjective

    seducing into corrupt practices

  2. corrupting, degradingadjective

    harmful to the mind or morals

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

  3. corrupting, contaminatingadjective

    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. Alexander Hamilton:

    In the recommendation to admit indiscriminately foreign emigrants of every description to the privileges of American citizens on their first entrance into our country, there is an attempt to break down every pale which has been erected for the preservation of a national spirit and a national character; and to let in the most powerful means of perverting and corrupting both the one and the other.

  2. Lori Lightfoot:

    Gangs are preying on our most vulnerable, corrupting these young minds with promises of familia and lucre, none of us should accept that we have adults here and across Chicago preying upon vulnerable teenage boys.

  3. Thomas Bach:

    Protecting clean athletes goes hand in hand with ensuring that the environment in which athletes operate is safe from corrupting influences.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

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