corruptionist

corruptionist

[kuh-ruhp-shuh-nist]
noun
a person who practices or endorses corruption, especially in politics.

Origin:
1800–10; corruption + -ist

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corruption (kəˈrʌpʃən)
 
n
1.  the act of corrupting or state of being corrupt
2.  moral perversion; depravity
3.  dishonesty, esp bribery
4.  putrefaction or decay
5.  alteration, as of a manuscript
6.  an altered form of a word
 
cor'ruptionist
 
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