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perversion
used in Black Like Me

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Definition
the conversion of something so it is not what it should be — especially a sexual practice considered unacceptable by society
  • He was publicly labeled a pervert and his career in civil rights was effectively quashed.
  • This man offered his services free to any Negro woman over twenty, offered to pay, on an ascending scale, from two dollars for a nineteen-year-old girl up to seven fifty for a fourteen-year-old and more for perversion dates.

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