fight corruption

This page is about the collocation fight corruption

collocation pattern: verb + noun


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.

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