Entry from US English dictionary
A person who practices or endorses corruption, especially in politics.
- ‘All corruptionists must be thoroughly investigated and dealt with without leniency,’ he said.
- Moreover, the demagogue and the corruptionist often work hand in hand.
- Great efforts were made by the corruptionists of the district to prevent his re-nomination, but when the convention met he received the votes of all but two counties.
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