ETYM Latin corruptus, p. p. of corrumpere to corrupt; cor- + rumpere to break. Related to Rupture.
1. Containing errors or alterations; SYN. corrupted.
2. Lacking in integrity.
3. Touched by rot or decay; SYN. tainted.
1. To alter from the original; SYN. spoil.
2. To corrupt morally; SYN. pervert, demoralize, debauch, debase, profane, vitiate, deprave, misdirect.