Sinonimi inglese britannico
(aggettivo ) 
Definition
open to or involving bribery or other dishonest practices
corrupt police officers who took bribes
Sinonimi
dishonest
He had become rich by dishonest means.
,
bent (slang)
a bent accountant
,
crooked (informal)
She might expose his crooked business deals to the authorities.
,
rotten
There was something rotten in our legal system.
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shady (informal)
Be wary of people who try to talk you into shady deals.
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fraudulent
fraudulent claims about being a nurse
,
unscrupulous
These kids are being exploited by very unscrupulous people.
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unethical
I thought it was unethical for doctors to operate upon family members.
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venal
venal and totally corrupt politicians
,
unprincipled
the unprincipled behaviour of the prosecutor's office
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bribable
Contrari
(aggettivo ) 
Definition
morally depraved
the flamboyant and morally corrupt court of Charles the Second
Sinonimi
depraved
It has been condemned as the most depraved film of its kind.
, ,
vicious
a vicious criminal incapable of remorse
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degenerate
the degenerate attitudes he found among some of his fellow officers
,
debased
a dysfunctional and morally debased organization
, ,
profligate
setting his usual profligate and rakish example to society
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dishonoured
, ,
dissolute
She regretted her dissolute life.
(aggettivo ) 
Sinonimi
contaminated
More than 100,000 people could fall ill after drinking contaminated water.
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infected
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decayed
Even young children have teeth so decayed they need to be extracted.
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rotten
The smell is like rotten eggs.
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polluted
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tainted
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defiled
How dirty and defiled he felt.
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adulterated
The corporation pleaded guilty to producing and distributing adulterated meat.
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putrid
river banks coated with layers of putrid sludge from untreated waste
,
(aggettivo ) 
Definition
(of a text or data) made unreliable by errors or alterations
a corrupt text of a poem by Milton
Sinonimi
,
doctored
,
altered
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falsified
(verbo ) 
The ability to corrupt judges was fundamental to their operations.
Sinonimi
bribe
The company bribed the workers to be quiet.
, ,
fix (informal)
They offered players bribes to fix a league match.
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buy off
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suborn
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grease (someone's) palm (slang)
(verbo ) 
Definition
to make corrupt
Cruelty depraves and corrupts.
Sinonimi
deprave
material likely to deprave those who hear or read it
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pervert
He was accused of perverting the nation's youth.
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subvert
an attempt to subvert culture from within
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debase
He claims that advertising debases the English language.
, ,
debauch
a film accused of debauching public morals
Contrari
(verbo ) 
Sinonimi
contaminate
The fishing waters have been contaminated with toxic wastes.
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infect
The birds infect the milk.
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spoil
Fats spoil by becoming tainted.
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taint
Rancid oil will taint the flavour.
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defile
piles of old clothes defiled with excrement
,
adulterate
The food had been adulterated to increase its weight.
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vitiate
His otherwise admirable character is vitiated by his pride.
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putrefy (formal)
the stench of corpses putrefying in the sweltering heat
Contrari
(verbo ) 
Computer hackers often break into important sites to corrupt files.
Sinonimi
,
doctor
They doctored the photograph.
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tamper with

sinonimi aggiuntivi

in the sense of adulterate
Definition
to spoil something by adding inferior material
The food had been adulterated to increase its weight.
Sinonimi
in the sense of adulterated
The corporation pleaded guilty to producing and distributing adulterated meat.
Sinonimi
polluted,
depreciated,
reduced,
lowered,
in the sense of bent
Definition
dishonest
a bent accountant
Sinonimi

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