or in·cor·rupt·ed

[ in-kuh-ruhpt or in-kuh-ruhp-tid ]
/ ˌɪn kəˈrʌpt or ˌɪn kəˈrʌp tɪd /


not corrupt; not debased or perverted; morally upright.
not to be corrupted; incorruptible.
not vitiated by errors or alterations.
Obsolete. free from decomposition or putrefaction.

Origin of incorrupt

1300–50; Middle English < Latin incorruptus unspoiled. See in-3 + corrupt

Related forms

in·cor·rupt·ly, adverbin·cor·rupt·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for incorrupt


/ (ˌɪnkəˈrʌpt) /


free from corruption; pure
free from decay; fresh or untainted
(of a manuscript, text, etc) relatively free from error or alteration

Derived Forms

incorruptly, adverbincorruption or incorruptness, noun
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