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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: corruption

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Bestechung {f}Femininum (die) corruption
Korruption {f}Femininum (die) corruption
Filz {m}Maskulinum (der) [ugs.] (Korruption) corruption
Die Bestie mit dem Skalpell (ein britischer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1968) Corruption [original title]
Die Bestie mit dem Skalpell (ein britischer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1968) Corruption [Am.] [new title]
Sittenverderbnis {n}Neutrum (das) corruption of morals
Zeugenbestechung {f}Femininum (die) (mehrerer Zeugen) [jur.] corruption of witnesses
Zeugenbestechung {f}Femininum (die) (eines Zeugen) [jur.] corruption of a witness
Bestechungsaffäre {f}Femininum (die) [bes. pol., fin.] corruption scandal
Bestechungsskandal {m}Maskulinum (der) [bes. pol., fin.] corruption scandal
Korruptionsskandal {m}Maskulinum (der) [bes. pol., fin.] corruption scandal
Korruptionsaffäre {f}Femininum (die) [bes. pol., fin.] corruption scandal


I became acquainted with the science of anatomy, but this was not sufficient; I must also observe the natural decay and corruption of the human body.
I saw how the fine form of man was degraded and wasted; I beheld the corruption of death succeed to the blooming cheek of life; I saw how the worm inherited the wonders of the eye and brain.
“The estate is called Carfax, no doubt a corruption of the old Quatre Face, as the house is four-sided, agreeing with the cardinal points of the compass.
It was not alone that it was composed of all the ills of mortality and with the pungent, acrid smell of blood, but it seemed as though corruption had become itself corrupt.
Such are those to whom some state is given either for money or by the favour of him who bestows it; as happened to many in Greece, in the cities of Ionia and of the Hellespont, where princes were made by Darius, in order that they might hold the cities both for his security and his glory; as also were those emperors who, by the corruption of the soldiers, from being citizens came to empire.
Bethink thee of that saying of St. Paul in Corinthians, about corruption and incorruption; how that we are sown in dishonor, but raised in glory.
Put the case now, that a man is accused of a capitall crime, and seeing the powers and malice of some enemy, and the frequent corruption and partiality of Judges, runneth away for feare of the event, and afterwards is taken, and brought to a legall triall, and maketh it sufficiently appear, he was not guilty of the crime, and being thereof acquitted, is neverthelesse condemned to lose his goods; this is a manifest condemnation of the Innocent.
For which purpose also it is necessary they be shewed the evill consequences of false Judgement, by corruption either of Judges or Witnesses, whereby the distinction of propriety is taken away, and Justice becomes of no effect: all which things are intimated in the sixth, seventh, eighth, and ninth Commandements.
But the many places of the New Testament, and our Saviours own words, and in such texts, wherein is no suspicion of corruption of the Scripture, have extorted from my feeble Reason, an acknowledgement, and beleef, that there be also Angels substantiall, and permanent.
when the Elders of Israel (grieved with the corruption of the Sons of Samuel) demanded a King, Samuel displeased therewith, prayed unto the Lord; and the Lord answering said unto him, "Hearken unto the voice of the People, for they have not rejected thee, but they have rejected me, that I should not reign over them."

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