They, indeed, do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.
Wrapped in a leaf: like other things edible and corruptible.
Secondly, because the House of Commons, as it is the most powerful, is the most corruptible part of the whole Constitution.
For this corruptible must put on in-corruption, and this mortal must put on immortality.
So, says Paul, praising the effort and contemning the prize, ‘They do it to obtain a corruptible crown.’
And indeed the corruptible body which I carry I admit I have from you.
If the incorruptible can be corrupted, then it is not any different from any other corruptible thing.
I believe nobody will deny, that the electors are corruptible.
Thus wise are men, when they run for corruptible things; and thus shouldst thou do.
Now they do it to receive a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.
mid-14c., of material things, from Old French corroptible (14c.), from Late Latin corruptibilis "liable to decay, corruptible," from past participle stem of corrumpere (see corrupt). Of persons, from 1670s.