Antonyms

1. perverse

adjective. ['pɝˈvɝːs'] marked by a disposition to oppose and contradict.

Antonyms

  • positive

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2. perverse

adjective. ['pɝˈvɝːs'] resistant to guidance or discipline.

Synonyms

  • contrary
  • obstinate
  • wayward

Antonyms

  • straight
  • dishonesty
  • fresh
  • perfect

3. perverse

adjective. ['pɝˈvɝːs'] deviating from what is considered moral or right or proper or good.

Synonyms

  • perverted
  • depraved
  • reprobate

Antonyms

  • moral
  • incorruptness
  • honest
  • lawful

Example sentences of the word perverse


1. Adjective
In fact, they may even have a perverse incentive to move and work more slowly because the longer it takes them to produce the required number of thimbles, the more they'll earn.

2. Verb, past participle
Or if thou thinkest I am too quickly won, I'll frown, and be perverse, and say thee nay, So thou wilt woo; but else, not for the world.

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