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fight corruption

This page is about the collocation fight corruption

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to try to prevent corruption in government and business

For example

  • If governments were serious about fighting corruption, we'd see more politicians in jail.

  • There's no point setting up an agency to fight corruption unless it's given real power.

Note:
Related collocations include "fight crime", "fight prejudice", fight racism", etc.

Quick Quiz

Fighting corruption is difficult because many corrupt people

a. have a lot of enemies

b. have a lot of shame

c. have a lot of power

Contributor: Matt Errey