- a sexual pervert.
Origin of perv
Examples from the Web for perv
That and other provocative questions about human sexuality are raised by Jesse Bering in his new book, Perv.Can Pedophiles Help Themselves? A Book’s Provocative Take on Sexuality
Rachel Kramer Bussel
October 18, 2013
Consider seeing yourself branded a PERV POL and WEASEL in your local papers day after day.9 Ways to Survive a Sex Scandal
June 12, 2011
But the uproar over "The Prince and The Perv"—as the British headlines screamed—mysteriously drowned in the Mid-Atlantic.Jeffrey Epstein's Society Friends Close Ranks
April 1, 2011
- a pervert
- Australian an erotic glance or look
- Australian to give a person an erotic look
Word Origin and History for perv
also perve, 1944, slang shortening of (sexual) pervert (n.). As a slang verb, by 1941 as "to act erotically" (intransitive), by 1959 as "to eroticize" something (transitive).