Predicate: corrupt

Roleset id: corrupt.01 , to contaminate, deteriorate from normal standard, turning bad, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

corrupt.01: CORRUPT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'corrupt' based on ectb2 instances. VerbNet entry 45.4. (from corrupt.01-v predicate notes) CORRUPTION-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT, corrupt.01. Corresponds to VNcls other_cos-45.4. (from corruption.01-n) CORRUPT-J NOTES: Roleset based on instances in BOLT P01, parts 2,3. VerbNet entry 45.4. frame by Claire. Based on noun frame corruption.01. (from corrupt.01-j)


corrupt (j.)Morality_evaluation
corrupt (v.)
corruption (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent/cause (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity corrupted (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument (vnrole: 45.4-instrument)
        Arg3-VSP: specific aspect of arg1 being corrupted

Example: Transitive

        ...There is no evidence *0*-1 * to suggest that he either corrupted their data or sold it for gain.

        Arg0: he
        Rel: corrupted
        Arg1: their data

Example: args 1 and 3

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        In this second of a trilogy aiming at an expos? of contemporary business and social corruption of New York, Mr. Sinclair reveals the rottenness of Wall Street's high finance.

        Arg3: social
        Rel: corruption
        Arg1: of New York

Example: args 0 and 1

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        The "crooked" reference applies to their corruption of the court.

        Arg0: their
        Rel: corruption
        Arg1: of the court

Example: Args 1, 3

        There is no point in having a booming economy if the country is socially corrupt.

        Arg1: the country
        Arg3: socially
        Rel: corrupt