Skip to content

Corruption in Russian 🇷🇺

in English in Russian S
corruption коррупция
How to say “corruption” in Russian? “Коррупция”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “коррупция” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on corruption in Russian like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

Comments, Questions, Etc. About Corruption in Russian

Comment on the Russian word “коррупция” in the following ways:

  • Tips and tricks to remember how to say corruption in Russian
  • Explanations on the translation коррупция
  • Sentences that use the word “коррупция”
  • Questions about corruption in Russian, etc.

коррупция info.

Tips to remember the Russian word:

1. Visual Linking: Imagine a “corrupt cop” (since “коррупция” sounds like “corruption”).
2. Word Root: Recognize the similarity to the English “corrupted” (коррупция -> corrupted).
3. Sound Connection: Notice the phonetic resemblance between "коррупция" and "corruption."


Коррупция (korruptsiya) is the misuse of power for personal gain, typically involving bribery.

Other words that mean the same thing:

1. Взяточничество (vzyatochnichestvo) – bribery
2. Мздоимство (mzdoimstvo) – taking bribes, graft
3. Подкуп (podkup) – bribery, subornation

Alternate meanings like slang:

There aren't widely used slang terms for "коррупция," but related informal expressions might be:
– Блат (blat) – using connections or bribes to gain unfair advantage (not exactly corruption but related to nepotism and favoritism).

Examples of sentences that use it:

1. В стране широко распространена коррупция. (V strane shiroko rasprostranena korruptsiya.)
– Corruption is widespread in the country.

2. Борьба с коррупцией является приоритетом для правительства. (Borba s korruptsiey yavlyaetsya prioritetom dlya pravitelstva.)
– The fight against corruption is a priority for the government.

3. Он был обвинён в коррупции и осуждён на пять лет. (On byl obvinon v korruptsii i osuzhdyon na pyat let.)
– He was accused of corruption and sentenced to five years.

a few seconds ago

Practice Russian with this Online Game:

Try a Game to Learn Russian – LangLandia

LangLandia is an innovative game-based platform that makes learning Russian fun and engaging. The platform utilizes a variety of interactive games, online challenges and exercises that are designed to make the learning process interactive and enjoyable. The game-based approach of LangLandia helps to keep learners motivated and engaged, making it easier to retain new vocabulary, grammar, and sentence structures. Additionally, LangLandia has online competitions and community activities like chat, PvP battles, clan wars, tournaments and different competions. Overall, LangLandia offers a fun and effective way to learn Russian, making it an excellent choice for anyone looking to improve their Russian language skills. Click here to get the mobile app.

The Game to Learn Languages

Learn languages with the Langlandia! This innovative mobile app/game transcends traditional language learning methods, offers online battles, tournaments, and clan wars. Enter the Olympics of Languages and compete against fellow learners from around the globe, putting your skills to the test. Trap exotic beasts and explore the world of LangLandia. Language learning becomes an unforgettable adventure where excitement meets education. Don't miss out – download the app and get addicted to learning!