perv also perve, 1944, slang shortening of (sexual) PERVERT (Cf. pervert) (n.).

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  • perv — [ pɜrv ] noun count INFORMAL a PERVERT …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Perv — may refer to:*Porcine endogenous retrovirus *Perversion …   Wikipedia

  • perv — ( vă), adj. – (Mold.) De primă calitate, fin. rus. pervyj (Tiktin). Se spune numai despre făina albă. E dubletul lui pîrv, adj. (se spune despre oile cu lînă scurtă), din sl. prŭvŭ primul . – Der. pîrvac, s.n. (stup nou), în Olt., din bg. părvac… …   Dicționar Român

  • perv — [pə:v US pə:rv] n BrE spoken informal a ↑pervert >pervy adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • perv — (also perve) informal ► NOUN 1) a sexual pervert. 2) Austral./NZ a lecherous look. ► VERB Austral./NZ ▪ gaze lecherously. DERIVATIVES pervy adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • perv — /pɜv / (say perv) Colloquial –noun 1. a sexual pervert; a person with unusual sexual desires. 2. an attractive person; someone who is worth perving at. 3. a person who habitually watches others voyeuristically: you are such a perv. –adjective 4.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • perv — UK [pɜː(r)v] / US [pɜrv] noun [countable] Word forms perv : singular perv plural pervs informal a pervert Derived word: pervy adjective Word forms pervy : adjective pervy comparative pervier superlative perviest …   English dictionary

  • PERV — verschiedene Klassen Endogener Retroviren, Dendrogramm erstellt anhand der Sequenz des pol Gens Endogene Retroviren (ERVs) sind Retroviren, die keinen vollständigen Replikationszyklus durchlaufen, sondern als Provirus von Generation zu Generation …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • PERV — Acronym for the porcine endogenous retrovirus, a pig virus that splices into DNA. PERV belongs to the same class of viruses as the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Some of the concern about pig to human transplantation revolves around PERV. *… …   Medical dictionary

  • perv — 1. noun Shortened term for pervert. 2. verb To ogle, or stare at others in the manner of a perv …   Wiktionary

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