Corruptible vs Bribery - What's the difference?

corruptible | bribery |


As nouns the difference between corruptible and bribery

is that corruptible is (archaic) that which may decay and perish; the human body while bribery is the making of illegal payment, or bribes, to persons in official positions as a means of influencing their decisions.

As an adjective corruptible

is possible to corrupt.

corruptible

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Possible to corrupt.
  • * Bible, 1 Peter i. 18
  • Ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold.
  • * Burke
  • They systematically corrupt every corruptible race.

    Synonyms

    * (possible to corrupt) corruptable

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (archaic) That which may decay and perish; the human body.
  • * Bible, 1 Corinthians 15:53
  • For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal [must] put on immortality.
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    bribery

    English

    Noun

    (briberies)
  • the making of illegal payment, or bribes, to persons in official positions as a means of influencing their decisions
  • (legal) the activity of giving, offering or accepting bribes