Perverse and Willful


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Perverse adjective – Sticking to an opinion, purpose, or course of action in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion.
Usage example: a fact so self-evident that not even the most perverse of opponents could deny it

Willful is a synonym for perverse in mean topic. In some cases you can use "Willful" instead an adjective "Perverse", when it comes to topics like stubborn, disobedient, resist. popular alternative
Nearby Words: pervert, perverted, perversion, perversity, perversive
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Willful adjective – Given to resisting authority or another's control.
Usage example: a particularly willful horse that took weeks to break to saddle

Perverse is a synonym for willful in stubborn topic. You can use "Perverse" instead an adjective "Willful", if it concerns topics such as disobedient, resist. popular alternative
Nearby Words: willed, willfulness, willfully
Synonyms for Willful
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