Pervert

Definition of Pervert

Per`vert´
v. t.1.To turnanother way; to divert.
[imp. & p. p. Perverted; p. pr. & vb. n. Perverting.]
Let's follow him, and pervert the present wrath.
- Shak.
2.To turn from truth, rectitude, or propriety; to divert from a right use, end, or way; to lead astray; to corrupt; also, to misapply; to misinterpret designedly; as, to pervert one's words.
He, in the serpent, had perverted Eve.
- Milton.
v. i.1.To become perverted; to take the wrong course.
n.1.One who has been perverted; one who has turned to error, especially in religion; - opposed to convert. See the Synonym of Convert.
That notorious pervert, Henry of Navarre.
- Thackeray.

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