- not corruptible: incorruptible integrity.
- that cannot be perverted or bribed: incorruptible by money.
- that will not dissolve, disintegrate, decay, etc.: an incorruptible metal.
Origin of incorruptible
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1. upright, righteous, unbribable.
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- incapable of being corrupted; honest; just
- not subject to decay or decomposition
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Word Origin and History for incorruptible
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