— per·vert·ed·ly adverb
— per·vert·ed·ness noun
Examples of PERVERTED
- He took a perverted pleasure in watching them suffer.
- <the perverted values of a society that had taken permissiveness to the extreme>
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Related to PERVERTED
- debased, debauched, decadent, degenerate, degraded, demoralized, depraved, dissipated, dissolute, jackleg, libertine, loose, perverse, corrupt, rakehell (or rakehelly), rakish, reprobate, sick, unclean, unwholesome, warped
- pure, uncorrupt, uncorrupted
perverted adjective (Medical Dictionary)
: marked by abnormality or perversion <perverted pancreatic function> <relieve concepts or fears of perverted sexual interest—W. H. Masters & V. E. Johnson>
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