Example sentences for: perversity

How can you use “perversity” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Some may consider this sheer perversity; however, I have a feeling that the fault lies with those two well-meaning gentlemen from Scarsdale, who, in labeling their unique game, neglected to suggest that it combines the skills of squash and tennis.

  • The more we condemn the perversity of child beauty pageants, the more we get to watch luscious little JonBenet Ramsey bat her baby eyelashes and to imagine her gory death.

  • In Michael Maren's view, this is not only a paradox but a perversity.

  • The "futility" thesis--government can't help--and the "perversity" thesis--government makes problems worse instead of better--are at odds.

  • Beau Brummell, who invented modern urban cool in the 1790s, would thoroughly approve of such delicate perversity.

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