And its mean-hearted message, in my opinion, has corrupted the social gospel.
All of us,” McCain argued, “are corrupted by it because money buys access and access is influence.
But I do think that system of justice has been corrupted by racism and classism.
That could include private financial or personal information—like the credit-card numbers you used to pay for the corrupted Wi-Fi.
Ten Storey Love Songby Richard Milward The story of a struggling artist who is discovered and corrupted, all in one paragraph.
So we have corrupted the name of Frescheville into Fretwell.
One is created, the other is corrupted, as the word might be properly rendered.
It is impossible to know how far Apellion has corrupted and obscured the text.
It may be mutilated, it may be dwarfed, it may fail from weakness, it may be corrupted.
The classical name Savar has been corrupted into various forms.
mid-14c., from Old French corropt "unhealthy, corrupt; uncouth" (of language), and directly from Latin corruptus, past participle of corrumpere "to destroy; spoil," figuratively "corrupt, seduce, bribe," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + rup-, past participle stem of rumpere "to break" (see rupture (n.)). Related: Corruptly; corruptness.
mid-14c., "contaminate, impair the purity of," from Latin corruptus, past participle of corrumpere (see corrupt (adj.)). Late 14c. as "pervert the meaning of," also "putrefy." Related: Corrupted; corrupting.