perverse

All Adjective Noun
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  • Now I only set down that to show how perverse those foreign people are. Cited from Lorna Doone, by R. D. Blackmore
  • And as he held her closer some perverse spirit entered into his soul. Cited from Visionaries, by James Huneker
  • I suppose that they might, but so perverse are many of them that they do not. Cited from Regeneration, by H. Rider Haggard
  • Besides, he is a perverse little creature and he does not know you. Cited from Translations of Shakuntala and Other Works, by Ka*alida*asa
  • Girls in these modern times are all perverse, but they are made to yield. Cited from Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, by Charles Major
  • All my words are just, there is nothing wicked, nor perverse in them. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Proverbs Book 22
  • We may also believe that it is true in many genuinely perverse cases. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • Perhaps however it was that very thing which by a perverse sort of attraction drew him towards her. Cited from Queechy, by Elizabeth Wetherell
  • Thus for he who does not love his parents but loves others, we call that perverse virtue.
  • This was perverse, and he himself recognized it to be so afterwards. Cited from Victorian Worthies, by George Henry Blore
  • Now, when she saw him, and heard him, some perverse hesitation in her began to doubt him. Cited from Heart and Science, by Wilkie Collins
  • That makes the book worth reading, if in a perverse way.
  • She was very perverse, and would give him no satisfaction whatever. Cited from The Guinea Stamp, by Annie S. Swan
  • In spite of all her sins against him, she had loved him in her perverse way. Cited from Uncle Max, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • I am still resolved upon matrimony, if my fair perverse will accept of me. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 6 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
  • You remember last season, when things went perverse on. Cited from The Complete Poems of Sir Thomas Moore,by T. Moore
  • The heart is perverse above all things, and unsearchable, who can know it? Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Jeramias Book 28
  • Thy eyes shall behold strange women, and thy heart shall utter perverse things. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Proverbs Book 22
  • Are not my ways right, O house of Israel, and are not rather your ways perverse? Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Ezechiel Book 31
  • Big beat had become a prominent feature of the music scene between the release of Perverse and Already.
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