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adjective per·vert·ed \pər-ˈvər-təd\

Simple Definition of perverted

  • : having or showing sexual desires that are considered not normal or acceptable

  • : not considered normal or acceptable

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of perverted

  1. 1 :  corrupt

  2. 2 :  marked by perversion

pervertedly

adverb

pervertedness

noun

Examples of perverted in a sentence

  1. He took a perverted pleasure in watching them suffer.

  2. <the perverted values of a society that had taken permissiveness to the extreme>



14th Century

First Known Use of perverted

14th century


Medical Dictionary

perverted

adjective per·vert·ed

Medical Definition of perverted

  1. :  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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