Definition of Incorruption

1. Noun. Characterized by integrity or probity.

Exact synonyms: Incorruptness
Generic synonyms: Honestness, Honesty
Antonyms: Corruptness
Derivative terms: Incorrupt, Incorrupt



Definition of Incorruption

1. n. The condition or quality of being incorrupt or incorruptible; absence of, or exemption from, corruption.

Definition of Incorruption

1. Noun. (archaic) The state of being incorrupt ¹

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Definition of Incorruption

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Incorruption

incorrespondency
incorresponding
incorrigibility
incorrigible
incorrigibleness
incorrigibles
incorrigibly
incorrodible
incorrupt
incorrupted
incorruptibility
incorruptible
incorruptibleness
incorruptibles
incorruptibly
incorruption (current term)
incorruptions
incorruptive
incorruptly
incorruptness
incorruptnesses
incountred
incouragement
incouragements

Literary usage of Incorruption

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1. Five Books of S. Irenaeus: Bishop of Lyons, Against Heresies by Irenaeus (1872)
"Since we could no otherwise receive incorruption and immortality, but by being united to ... And how .could we be united to incorruption and immortality, ..."

2. The History of the Rise, Increase, and Progress of the Christian People by William Sewel (1844)
"And though it is said, this corruptible shall put on incorruption, and this mortal shall put on immortality ; the change shall be such as flesh and blood ..."

3. Ante-Nicene Christian Library: Translations of the Writings of the Fathers by James Donaldson, Alexander Roberts (1869)
"And therefore when he says, " Flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God," he adds the explanation, " Neither doth corruption inherit incorruption. ..."

4. The Expositor edited by Samuel Cox, William Robertson Nicoll, James Moffatt (1903)
"50): " This I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the Kingdom of God, neither doth corruption inherit incorruption." Luke's is indeed the ..."

5. A Commentary on the Psalms: From Primitive and Mediaeval Writers and from by John Mason Neale, Richard Frederick Littledale (1868)
"Jerome, corruption into incorruption, that made partakers with His Saints, we may rejoice in Him with everlasting gladness. Through. (1.) PSALM LXIX. ..."

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