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Definition of incorruptible adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    incorruptible

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌɪnkəˈrʌptəbl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪnkəˈrʌptəbl//
     
     
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  1. 1(of people) not able to be persuaded to do something wrong or dishonest, even if somebody offers them money Bribery won’t work with him. He’s incorruptible.
  2. 2that cannot decay or be destroyed
  3. opposite corruptible
    Word Origin Middle English: from Old French, or from ecclesiastical Latin incorruptibilis, from in- ‘not’ + corruptibilis ‘corruptible’.
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