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.
Unfortunately, he said these things just before he was forced to leave under a cloud of corruption.
Silvio Berlusconi is back in Italian headlines, but not for his peccadilloes or corruption trials.
There shall then be no corruption, which is the only evil thing about the body.
His children are shadows—their life a dance, a sickness, a corruption.
Moreover, corruption by bribes is not always the most effective kind.
It is the idleness, luxury and corruption of large cities which cause it to degenerate.
It would have been the largest fund of corruption ever known in the world.
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.