With every massacre, every national strike, every corruption scandal, we were found wanting, not least by ourselves.
Everyone knows the face of a woman is a source of corruption for men.
Torabi put equal blame on international aid and military organizations for fuelling the cycle of corruption.
mid-14c., of material things, especially dead bodies, also of the soul, morals, etc., from Latin corruptionem (nominative corruptio), noun of action from past participle stem of corrumpere (see corrupt). Of public offices from early 15c.; of language from late 15c.