un·​cor·​rupt | \ ˌən-kə-ˈrəpt \

Definition of uncorrupt

: not corrupt … the worldy-wise but uncorrupt private eye.— Vincent Patrick an uncorrupt computer file

Examples of uncorrupt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

Its candidate is Joseph Boakai, Ms Sirleaf’s mild-mannered vice-president, who is seen by many as a safe (and uncorrupt) choice. The Economist, "Into a vague futureLiberia gears up for an election," 5 Oct. 2017

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'uncorrupt.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of uncorrupt

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about uncorrupt

Statistics for uncorrupt

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for uncorrupt

The first known use of uncorrupt was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Comments on uncorrupt

What made you want to look up uncorrupt? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


to deny responsibility for

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.


Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!