There was now no authority left to hold in check the corrupt influences of the harem.
But the corrupt officials were fundamentally opposed to the scheme.
The passage in regard to his teachers is corrupt.
He must have had a corrupt copy, or read very carelessly.
The text, however, is in a very corrupt state.
His eldest son was incapable, haughty and exceedingly corrupt.
Moreover, the corrupt church had lost its hold on the affections of the people.
He found an ignorant and corrupt society ruled by an immoral yet fanatical monarch.
President Castro was for eight years a dictator, ruling by corrupt and revolutionary methods, and in defiance of obligations to the foreign creditors.
Spilling soda on a disk might corrupt a file.
The mayor was corrupt and stole from the city's budget.