Definition of pervert the course of justice
- She was convicted of perverting the course of justice for lying to the police.
: to cause to turn aside or away from what is good or true or morally right : corrupt
: to cause to turn aside or away from what is generally done or accepted : misdirect
: to divert to a wrong end or purpose : misuse
: one that has been perverted
: the act or action of moving in a path from point to point
: the path over which something moves or extends: such as
: to follow close upon : pursue
: to hunt or pursue (game) with hounds
: to cause (dogs) to run (as after game)
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