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Definitions and Synonyms of perversity | Another word for perversity | What is perversity?

Definition 1: deliberately deviating from what is good - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where perversity or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • there will always be a few people who, through macho perversity, gain satisfaction from bullying and terrorism

Synonyms for perversity in the sense of this definition

(perversity is a kind of ...) the quality of being morally wrong in principle or practice

"attempts to explain the origin of evil in the world"

Definition 2: deliberate and stubborn unruliness and resistance to guidance or discipline - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for perversity in the sense of this definition

(perversity is a kind of ...) the trait of being prone to disobedience and lack of discipline

(... is a kind of perversity ) meanspirited disagreeable contrariness

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