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perverse
American English: /pərˈvərs/
British English: /pəˈvəːs/

Translation of perverse in Spanish:

adjective

  • (stubborn)
    (wayward, contrary) retorcido
    avieso [literary]
    she takes a perverse delight in upsetting me
    siente un placer malsano dándome disgustos
    Example sentences
    • So his decision to show the way last night smacked of a perverse desire to prove something to himself and the world.
    • I always have this perverse but burning desire to be scared, and it's hard for me to achieve this goal simply because it's hard for me to get scared.
    • But I have this perverse desire to be shaved with a cut-throat razor - by an expert.
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