GRE Word List

PERVERSE

turned away from what is right or good : corrupt

The meaning of the word perverse is turned away from what is right or good : corrupt.

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WordMeaning
passiveacted upon by an external agency
aphorisma concise statement of a principle
benedictionthe invocation (see invocation
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squeamisheasily nauseated : queasy
nonsensewords or language having no meaning or conveying no intelligible ideas
trampto walk, tread, or step especially heavily
desertsarid land with usually sparse vegetation
rotunditymarked by roundness : rounded
fraudulentcharacterized by, based on, or done by fraud : deceitful