Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. corruption, L. corruptio,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. cor, inten., and rumpĕre, ruptum, to break.
Neither would I have his generous manners spoiled and corrupted by the incivility and barbarism of those of another.
"The Essays of Montaigne, Complete" by Michel de Montaigne
It is painful to behold a man employing his talents to corrupt himself.
"The Writings of Thomas Paine, Volume II" by Thomas Paine
One was corrupt and powerful; the other was weak and parasitical.
"The Mirrors of Washington" by Anonymous
Heaven grant that you never become acquainted with what the corruption of governments call coups-d'etat!
"Cinq Mars, Complete" by Alfred de Vigny
Cabinet government educates the nation; the Presidential does not educate it, and may corrupt it.
"The English Constitution" by Walter Bagehot
He's been corrupted, my principal witness!
"The Ordeal of Richard Feverel, Complete" by George Meredith
Nor were they corrupted by the servility of the surrounding ear.
"One of Our Conquerors, Complete" by George Meredith
Maren's heart beat even quicker, partly in expectation of the play, through hearing of the corruptions of this Copenhagen Sodom.
"O. T." by Hans Christian Andersen
Every thing around us is fathered by corruption, battened by corruption, and into corruption returns at last.
"Eugene Aram, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Deceit and cupidity and corrupt ambition were at work in his brain.
"Lucretia, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
These marriage ties, the Court believes,
Have grown so lax, corrupt,
It should and does by fit decrees,
Break all the nuptials up.
"John Marshall's Divorce" by Samuel Alfred Beadle
I smell the bait, I feel the harm
Of corrupt ways, and take th' alarm.
I taste the bitterness of sin,
And then to relish grace begin.
"The Believer's Riddle; or, the Mystery of Faith" by Ralph Erskine
'Twas grief enough to think mankind
All hollow servile insincere,
But worse to trust to my own mind
And find the same corruption there
"I Am The Only Being Whose Doom" by Emily Jane Bronte
This is the hour! Corruption's band
Is driven back; and periled right,
Rescued by the "fanatic" hand,
Spans our broad heaven of light.
"“The Liberty Bells”" by Mary Baker Eddy
The law still irritates my sin,
And hardens my proud heart therein:
But grace's melting pow'r renews,
And my corruption strong subdues.
"The Believer's Principles : Chap. II." by Ralph Erskine
This mortal shall immortal wear,
Corruption incorruption take,
And saints of God with Christ shall share
The boundlessness of his estate.
"Tribute To Rev. William Paul Quinn" by James Madison Bell
From the April 27th tornadoes to the gambling corruption trials, the immigration law, and Jefferson County's bankruptcy.
Did Obama Resuscitate a Corrupt Banking System .
Former Gray aide who pleaded guilty to corruption due in court for status conference.
Minister in Siemens corruption case with extremist ties.
Corruption in the awarding of Vatican contracts.
A bookkeeper for VictoryLand casino owner Milton McGregor is scheduled as the next witness in Alabama's gambling corruption trial.
Soccer's FIFA taps war crimes lawyer to boot out corruption.
Darrell Issa, the conservative firebrand whose specialty is lobbing corruption allegations at the Obama White House, is making plans to hire dozens of subpoena-wielding investigators if Republicans win the House this fall.
Currie found not guilty of corruption.
Testimony continues today for Ernie Lopez, a key figure in the FBI corruption investigation.
Corruption is a frequent theme on Temple's blog.
The playwright on Hillary, corruption, and our democracy's saving grace.
Testimony continued this morning in the public corruption trial of Kwame Kilpatrick and three - 12:29 pm.
The hero died in battle in 1852 after having joined his enemy to fight against a corrupt leader.
A former director of the FBI has been brought in to assist the corruption investigation into suspended Asian Football Confederation president Mohamed bin Hammam .
To insure that the model is not corrupted during analysis, make a “master copy”.
A Primer on Spreadsheet Analytics
When subsystems are measured, the measurement interface is important, and any distortion or imprecision of the measurement interface may cause the presence of neighboring subsystems to be recorded, corrupting data, and making detected states undeﬁned.
Generalized Entropy from Mixing: Thermodynamics, Mutual Information and Symmetry Breaking
One wishes to test if there is a corrupted node in the network whose interactions slightly differ from the rest.
On combinatorial testing problems
One may wish to test if there exists a corrupted connected subgraph containing each node.
On combinatorial testing problems
For example, Dα may denote the addition of a zero-mean Laplacian noise with standard-deviation α, or the corruption by an independent Poisson noise with scaling parameter α. T represents a convolution or a decimated convolution operator using a ﬁnite-support kernel.
Parallel Proximal Algorithm for Image Restoration Using Hybrid Regularization -- Extended Version