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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • Goldstein was delivering his usual venomous attack upon the doctrines of the Party — an attack so exaggerated and perverse that a child should have been able to see through it, and yet just plausible enough to fill one with an alarmed feeling that other people, less level-headed than oneself, might be taken in by it.

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  • She took perverse satisfaction in spoiling his plans.
  • a perverse mood

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