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  Words related to deviate

Related / Similar Words: pervert, deviant, degenerate, deflect, divert, vary, diverge, depart

 

Definition:
  • a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior;
  • turn aside;
  • turn aside; turn away from;
  • cause to turn away from a previous or expected course; "The river was deviated to prevent flooding";
  • be at variance with; be out of line with;

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    Hyponyms: fetishist, masochist, nymphomaniac, nympho, pederast, paederast, child molester, pedophile, paedophile, sadist, sadomasochist, satyr, lecher, lech, letch, sodomite, sodomist, sod, bugger, yaw, detour, sidetrack, depart, digress, straggle, perturb, shunt, aberrate, contradict, belie, negate

     

    Derivational Morphology: vary, diverge, depart, corrupt, pervert, subvert, demoralize, demoralise, debauch, debase, profane, vitiate, deprave, misdirect, diversion, deviation, digression, deflection, deflexion, divagation, deflector, divergence, departure, difference, variation, mutant, mutation, sport, variance, discrepancy, variant, deviant, degenerate, deviance

     

     
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