Origin of incorruptible
Examples from the Web for incorruptibility
But Hamas's greatest claim was its incorruptibility and armed struggle.
In her passion for this man, she has forgotten your trust in her, the incorruptibility of your name, the honor of your house.The Sword of Damocles|Anna Katharine Green
It is a pity that this family of noble metals is so restricted, for they are unsurpassed in tenacity and incorruptibility.Creative Chemistry|Edwin E. Slosson
Good common-sense, incorruptibility, and a stern regard for the useful have enabled them to render valuable service to the nation.The Story of Norway|Hjalmar H. Boyesen
Are there other examples mentioned by the chroniclers of the incorruptibility of saintly kings?
For one of them deprives the gods of beneficence, the other of incorruptibility.Essays and Miscellanies|Plutarch
mid-15c., from Late Latin incorruptibilitas, from incorruptibilis (see incorruptible).
mid-14c., in a physical sense, from Middle French incorruptible (14c.), or directly from Late Latin incorruptibilis, from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + corruptibilis (see corruptible). From 1660s in a moral sense. Related: Incorruptibly.