French translation of perversely
- (= unreasonably)
to be perversely pleased to do sth
éprouver une joie perverse à faire qch
⇒ She was perversely pleased to be causing trouble.
Elle éprouvait une joie perverse à causer des problèmes.to be perversely proud of sth
tirer une fierté perverse de qch
- (= paradoxically)
⇒ Some saw it, perversely, as a victory.
Certains y ont vu, paradoxalement, une victoire.
Example Sentences Including 'perversely'
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Tony, perversely , made a point of always giving Margarethe her title of doctor.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Not one person in a hundred has a conscience so perversely sensitive.Death and Transfiguration
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