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1. The deriving of sexual gratification from fantasies or acts that involve causing others to suffer physical or mental pain. Also called sexual sadism.
2. The deriving of pleasure from cruelty.
3. Extreme cruelty: video games that are full of sadism.
[After ComteDonatien Alphonse François de Sade.]
sa·dis′tic (sə-dĭs′tĭk) adj.
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|Noun||1.||sadist - someone who obtains pleasure from inflicting pain or others|
degenerate, deviant, deviate, pervert - a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior
masochist - someone who obtains pleasure from receiving punishment
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sadist[ˈseɪdɪst] N → sadista mf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
sadist[ˈseɪdɪst] n → sadique mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Sadist(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
sadist[ˈseɪdɪst] n → sadico/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. sadista, persona que practica sadismo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
sadistn sádico -ca mf
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