scopophilia

(redirected from Mixophilia)
Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia.

scopophilia

(ˌskɒpəˈfɪlɪə) or

scoptophilia

n
(Psychiatry) the condition or act of gaining sexual pleasure from openly looking at sex organs or acts

scopophilia

Psychiatry.
1. Also called passive scopophilia. the deriving of sexual pleasure from viewing nude bodies, sexual acts, or erotic photographs; voyeurism.
2. Also called active scopophilia, scoptophilia. an abnormal desire to be seen, especially genitally; exhibitionism. — scopophiliac, n. — scopophilic, adj.
See also: Sex
Translations
scopophilie
References in periodicals archive ?
Vivemos polarizados entre novas contradicoes e dicotomias, que se juntam a pares ja conhecidos, alguns com tonalidades dialeticas, que nos solicitam a decidir entre o publico e o privado, mixophobia e mixophilia, representacao e mediacao, realidade fabricada e realidade social, consumo (inclusao) e exclusao tecnologica, co-optacao e dissidencia, comodificacao e resistencia.