[ per-vurs-nis ]
/ pərˈvɜrs nɪs /
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a variant of perversity.
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Words nearby perverseness
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How to use perverseness in a sentence
And then came, as if to my final and irrevocable overthrow, the spirit of Perverseness.Lords of the Housetops|Various
Perverseness in this error hath brought the church to the misery which it endureth.A Christian Directory (Part 4 of 4)|Richard Baxter
Perverseness prompted Theodora to say, 'The baby at the lodge is twice the size.'Heartsease|Charlotte M. Yonge