Pronunciation: (pur-vûr'tid), [key]
1. Pathol.changed to or being of an unnatural or abnormal kind: a perverted interest in death.
2. turned from what is right; wicked; misguided; distorted.
3. affected with or caused by perversion.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.