perverting (part of speech: verb)
" Well, if you would like to see them look at a fly, I'll put it over them," she said, good- naturedly, " but, you know, it is most demoralizing."
- "Prince Fortunatus", William Black.
Leibnitz, indeed, foresaw the results of those selfish, and at length demoralizing,
opinions, which began to prevail through Europe in his day.
- "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)", Isaac Disraeli.
to board, in every way; it isn't a home, if anybody else takes the care of it off your hands.
- "A Hazard of New Fortunes", William Dean Howells.