Meaning of “perverted” in the English Dictionary

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us /pərˈvɜr·t̬ɪd/

perverted adjective (CHANGED)

(of an idea, policy, etc.) changed from its correct use or original purpose:

He used a perverted form of nationalism to incite anger among the crowd.

perverted adjective (UNNATURAL)

(of a person or a person's behavior) unnatural and immoral:

You need not state the particular unnatural or perverted sexual practice with which the defendant (= person accused of a crime in a court of law) is charged.

(Definition of “perverted” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)