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incorruptible

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adjective in·cor·rupt·ible \ˌin-kə-ˈrəp-tə-bəl\

Simple Definition of incorruptible

  • : very honest : incapable of being corrupted

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of incorruptible

  1. :  incapable of corruption: as a :  not subject to decay or dissolution b :  incapable of being bribed or morally corrupted

incorruptibility play \-ˌrəp-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
incorruptible noun
incorruptibly play \-ˈrəp-tə-blē\ adverb

Examples of incorruptible in a sentence

  1. He was trusted, respected, and completely incorruptible.



14th Century

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14th century

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