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perverted

adjective     /pəˈvɜː.tɪd/ US  /pɚˈvɝː.t̬ɪd/ disapproving
considered strange and unpleasant by most people: She told him he had a sick and perverted mind. He used a perverted form of socialism to incite racial hatred.Strange, suspicious and unnatural
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