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con- +‎ rumpō



corrumpō (present infinitive corrumpere, perfect active corrūpī, supine corruptum); third conjugation

  1. I pervert, corrupt, deprave or infect
    Synonyms: delēniō, aggredior
  2. I spoil or rot
  3. I taint or contaminate
  4. I tempt or seduce


   Conjugation of corrumpō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present corrumpō corrumpis corrumpit corrumpimus corrumpitis corrumpunt
imperfect corrumpēbam corrumpēbās corrumpēbat corrumpēbāmus corrumpēbātis corrumpēbant
future corrumpam corrumpēs corrumpet corrumpēmus corrumpētis corrumpent
perfect corrūpī corrūpistī corrūpit corrūpimus corrūpistis corrūpērunt,
pluperfect corrūperam corrūperās corrūperat corrūperāmus corrūperātis corrūperant
future perfect corrūperō corrūperis corrūperit corrūperimus corrūperitis corrūperint
passive present corrumpor corrumperis,
corrumpitur corrumpimur corrumpiminī corrumpuntur
imperfect corrumpēbar corrumpēbāris,
corrumpēbātur corrumpēbāmur corrumpēbāminī corrumpēbantur
future corrumpar corrumpēris,
corrumpētur corrumpēmur corrumpēminī corrumpentur
perfect corruptus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect corruptus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect corruptus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present corrumpam corrumpās corrumpat corrumpāmus corrumpātis corrumpant
imperfect corrumperem corrumperēs corrumperet corrumperēmus corrumperētis corrumperent
perfect corrūperim corrūperīs corrūperit corrūperīmus corrūperītis corrūperint
pluperfect corrūpissem corrūpissēs corrūpisset corrūpissēmus corrūpissētis corrūpissent
passive present corrumpar corrumpāris,
corrumpātur corrumpāmur corrumpāminī corrumpantur
imperfect corrumperer corrumperēris,
corrumperētur corrumperēmur corrumperēminī corrumperentur
perfect corruptus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect corruptus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present corrumpe corrumpite
future corrumpitō corrumpitō corrumpitōte corrumpuntō
passive present corrumpere corrumpiminī
future corrumpitor corrumpitor corrumpuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives corrumpere corrūpisse corruptūrum esse corrumpī corruptum esse corruptum īrī
participles corrumpēns corruptūrus corruptus corrumpendus,
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
corrumpendī corrumpendō corrumpendum corrumpendō corruptum corruptū

Derived terms[edit]



  • corrumpo”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • corrumpo”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • corrumpo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be led astray, corrupted by the allurements of pleasure: voluptatis blanditiis corrumpi
    • to be demoralised, corrupted: corrumpi, depravari