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adjective perverse pronunciation in British English /pə(r)ˈvɜː(r)s/
  1. determined to behave in an unreasonable way, especially by doing the opposite of what is expected or wanted
    It is simply perverse to refuse a perfectly safe treatment.

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perversely

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perverseness

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