What does the word corrupt mean?

Usage examples for corrupt

  1. " No," said Amelia, proudly; " Trenck shall be liberated, but I will not corrupt my brother's soldiers. – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  2. Are- are politics so corrupt and immoral? – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  3. March shook his head, and dropped a mask of virtuous rejection over his corrupt acquiescence. – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells