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English translation of 'corrupción'

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feminine noun
1.  (pudrición) rotdecay
2.  (moral) corruption
3.  (Law) corruptiongraft
(soborno) graftbribery
en el gobierno existe mucha corrupción there is a lot of corruption in the government
4.  [de lengua, texto] corruption

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Example Sentences Including 'corrupción'

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Aquella aventurera pertenecía más al género circunstancial que a la corrupción organizada.
Víctor Flores Olea El registro de los sueños
Ello conlleva una serie de privilegios sociales y materiales, que en muchas ocasiones propician la corrupción de esta burocracia estatal.
Rosa Ascón et al Geografía. Vol 2. El territorio mundial: economía, cultura, poder
Hace apenas unos meses muchos de los aguijones iban directamente contra la corrupción o contra el GAL.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)

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'corrupción' in Other Languages

British English: corruption /kəˈrʌpʃən/ NOUN
Corruption is dishonesty and illegal behaviour by people in positions of power.
The President was charged with corruption.
  • American English: corruption
  • Arabic: فَسَاد
  • Brazilian Portuguese: corrupção
  • Chinese: 腐败
  • Croatian: korupcija
  • Czech: korupce
  • Danish: korruption
  • Dutch: corruptie
  • European Spanish: corrupción
  • Finnish: korruptio
  • French: corruption
  • German: Korruption
  • Greek: διαφθορά
  • Italian: corruzione
  • Japanese: 腐敗行為
  • Korean: 타락
  • Norwegian: korrupsjon
  • Polish: korupcja
  • European Portuguese: corrupção
  • Romanian: corupție
  • Russian: коррупция
  • Spanish: corrupción
  • Swedish: korruption
  • Thai: การทุจริต
  • Turkish: yozlaşma
  • Ukrainian: корупція
  • Vietnamese: sự tham nhũng


Translation of corrupción from the Collins Spanish to English
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