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corruptionist

[ kuh-ruhp-shuh-nist ]
/ kəˈrʌp ʃə nɪst /
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noun

a person who practices or endorses corruption, especially in politics.

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Origin of corruptionist

First recorded in 1800–10; corruption + -ist
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