Pervert is defined as to turn away from what is right or proper.(verb)
An example of pervert is to turn a fairy tale into a sick and twisted story.
The definition of a pervert is a person with abnormal sexual behavior.(noun)
An example of a pervert is someone who peeks into his or her neighbor's bathroom.
See pervert in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME perverten < OFr pervertir < L pervertere, to overturn, corrupt < per-, intens. + vertere, to turn: see verse
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transitive verb per·vert·ed, per·vert·ing, per·verts
Origin: Middle English perverten
Origin: , from Old French pervertir
Origin: , from Latin pervertere
Origin: : per-, per-
Origin: + vertere, to turn; see wer-2 in Indo-European roots.
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