Gauche and Perverse


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Gauche adjective – Lacking social grace and assurance.
Perverse and gauche are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Perverse" instead an adjective "Gauche".
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Perverse adjective – Not appropriate for a particular occasion or situation.
Usage example: a convicted criminal seemed like a perverse choice for scoutmaster

Gauche and perverse are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Gauche" instead an adjective "Perverse".
Nearby Words: pervert, perverted, perversion, perversity, perversive
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Perverse and Gauche. (2016). Retrieved 2020, January 17, from
Gauche & Perverse. N.p., 2016. Web. 17 Jan. 2020. <>.
Perverse or Gauche. 2016. Accessed January 17, 2020.

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