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Definition 1: a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for pervert in the sense of this definition

(pervert is a kind of ...) a person without moral scruples

(... is a kind of pervert ) man with strong sexual desires

(... is a kind of pervert ) someone who enjoys both sadism and masochism

(... is a kind of pervert ) someone who obtains pleasure from inflicting pain on others

(... is a kind of pervert ) one who engages in fetishism (especially of a sexual nature)

(... is a kind of pervert ) an adult who is sexually attracted to children

(... is a kind of pervert ) a man who has sex (usually sodomy) with a boy as the passive partner

(... is a kind of pervert ) a woman with abnormal sexual desires

(... is a kind of pervert ) someone who obtains pleasure from receiving punishment

(... is a kind of pervert ) someone who engages in anal copulation (especially a male who engages in anal copulation with another male)

Definition 2: change the inherent purpose or function of something - [verb of change]

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

  • Don't abuse the system
  • The director of the factory misused the funds intended for the health care of his workers

Synonyms for pervert in the sense of this definition

(pervert is a kind of ...) use up, consume fully

"The legislature expended its time on school questions"

(... is a kind of pervert ) violate or abuse

"This writer really fractures the language"

(... is a kind of pervert ) use a name, such as God, without proper respect

Definition 3: practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive - [verb of communication]

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

  • Don't twist my words

Synonyms for pervert in the sense of this definition

(pervert is a kind of ...) have as a meaning

"`multi-' denotes `many' "

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

  • debauch the young people with wine and women
  • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
  • Do school counselors subvert young children?
  • corrupt the morals

Synonyms for pervert in the sense of this definition

(pervert is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

(... is a kind of pervert ) debase through carnal gratification

(... is a kind of pervert ) corrupt with ideas or an ideology

"society was infected by racism"

(... is a kind of pervert ) teach immoral behavior to

"It was common practice to lead off the young ones, and teach them bad habits"

(... is a kind of pervert ) spoil as if by poison

"poison someone's mind" "poison the atmosphere in the office"

(... is a kind of pervert ) change something so that its value declines; for example, art forms

(... is a kind of pervert ) incite to commit a crime or an evil deed

"He suborned his butler to cover up the murder of his wife"

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