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    pervert

    pervert - Dictionary definition and meaning for word pervert

    Definition
    (noun) a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior
    Synonyms : degenerate , deviant , deviate
    Definition
    (verb) corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
    Example Sentence
    • debauch the young people with wine and women
    • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
    • Do school counselors subvert young children?
    • corrupt the morals
    Definition
    (verb) practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive
    Example Sentence
    • Don't twist my words
    Definition
    (verb) change the inherent purpose or function of something
    Synonyms : abuse , misuse
    Example Sentence
    • Don't abuse the system
    • The director of the factory misused the funds intended for the health care of his workers
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for pervert

"(per)vert" sounds like "(di)vert". so diverting from norms.

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vert means to turn.....so per+vert=turning from wright to wrong

Parivartan karna (for misuse, or corruption)

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