English to Afrikaans Meaning :: pervert

Pervert :
verdraai
- verdraaiverdraaiverdraaiperverte
 

Show English Meaning
(+)

Noun(1) a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior
Verb(1) corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality(2) practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive(3) change the inherent purpose or function of something

Show Examples
(+)

(1) And are formal charges now going to be laid against the officer concerned, or are perjury and attempts to pervert the course of justice only crimes when done without colour of law?(2) Bribery refers to the illicit use of rewards, gifts, or favors to pervert judgment or corrupt the conduct of someone.(3) The Government set out to pervert the Resource Management Act and its processes, simply so that Project Aqua could be started.(4) She was jailed for three years for trying to pervert the course of justice.(5) Police said a 22-year-old woman had been arrested on suspicion of wasting police time and attempting to pervert the course of justice.(6) There was no evidence that the doorman had conspired to pervert the course of justice, and no one had intimidated witnesses to the violent incident, he said.(7) A 15-year-old local youth was also arrested for allegedly attempting to pervert the course of justice and was released on bail pending further inquiries.(8) He was later rearrested on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice.(9) They are trying to pervert people's altruistic imperatives to make money.(10) People like this are trying to pervert our own children.(11) For an article to pervert someone from contemporary moral standards it must, either explicitly or implicitly, be persuasive in its effect.(12) Then I turned around to leave, silently vowing never to pervert justice again.(13) While they might look like portraits, or caricatures, of real people, they are actually archetypes and as such pervert the very essence of the miniature.(14) A high ranking police officer admitted to a court today that he is under investigation for attempting to pervert the course of justice and misconduct.(15) he was charged with conspiring to pervert the course of justice(16) Major alterations, like the insertion of stained-glass windows which pervert natural lighting effects, undermine this.
Synonyms
Noun
1. deviant ::
afwykende
2. degenerate ::
ontaard
Verb
3. distort ::
verdraai
4. corrupt ::
korrupte
5. abuse ::
misbruik
6. deprave ::
laat ontaard
7. convolute ::
opgerold
Antonyms
1. elevate ::
verhef
2. ennoble ::
veredel
3. uplift ::
hef
Different Forms
pervert, perverted, perverting, perverts
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: pervert

Meaning and definitions of pervert, translation in Afrikaans language for pervert with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of pervert in Afrikaans and in English language.

Tags for the entry "pervert"

What pervert means in Afrikaans, pervert meaning in Afrikaans, pervert definition, examples and pronunciation of pervert in Afrikaans language.

English to Afrikaans Dictionary

Words by Category

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Most Searched Words

Word of the day

● Ethnology
etnologieetnologie
Search History
Any word you search will appear here
Your Favorite Words
Currently you do not have any favorite word. To make a word favorite you have to click on the heart button.