verb (used with object)
to overthrow (something established or existing).
to cause the downfall, ruin, or destruction of.
to undermine the principles of; corrupt.

1325–75; Middle English subverten < Latin subvertere to overthrow, equivalent to sub- sub- + vertere to turn

subverter, noun
unsubverted, adjective

1. upset, disrupt, undermine, overturn, sabotage. Unabridged
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subvert (səbˈvɜːt)
1.  to bring about the complete downfall or ruin of (something existing or established by a system of law, etc)
2.  to undermine the moral principles of (a person, etc); corrupt
[C14: from Latin subvertere to overturn, from sub- from below + vertere to turn]

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Word Origin & History

late 14c., from M.Fr. subvertir, from L. subvertere, from sub "under" + vertere "to turn" (see versus).
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Example sentences
But society and politics can, and have, subverted this natural impulse.
When government is subverted and removed and made into for-profit, it is a
  conspicuous scenario.
With arguments about salary subverted, then free-speech issues could move back
  to the frontburner.
But confession eventually took secular forms-confession subverted as personal
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