Corrupt and Evil


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Corrupt adjective – Having or showing lowered moral character or standards.
Usage example: corrupt business practices that should be investigated

Evil is a synonym for corrupt in characteristic topic. In some cases you can use "Evil" instead an adjective "Corrupt", when it comes to topics like property, character trait, bad, debased.
Nearby Words: corruption, corrupted, corrupting, corruptness, corruptible
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Evil adjective – Not conforming to a high moral standard; morally unacceptable.
Usage example: their evil deeds rank among the worst in history

Corrupt is a synonym for evil in wicked topic. Sometimes you can use "Corrupt" instead an adjective "Evil", if it concerns topics such as character trait, sinful.
Nearby Word: evilly
Synonyms for Evil

Things that words describes

force corrupt force evil force
man corrupt man evil man
group corrupt group evil group
men corrupt men evil men
Other nouns: organization, ruler, actions, king, boss, dictator, humans, ways, forces, organizations.

Both words in one sentence

  • If there are multiple clerical characters and some sort of ranked hierarchy, the higher ranking members are much more likely to be evil or corrupt and possibly so because of their high rank.
  • The Pardon Corrupt or evil authorities may use it for full blown villains, keeping them in the story.
    Source: The Pardon
  • Zhao Gao, the corrupt/evil prime minister of the Qin dynasty once brought a deer before the Emperor and began to describe it as the most wondrous stallion in all of China.
    Source: Secret Test
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