sadomasochistic


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sa·do·mas·o·chism

 (sā′dō-măs′ə-kĭz′əm, săd′ō-)
n.
The combination of sadism and masochism, in particular the deriving of pleasure, especially sexual gratification, from inflicting or submitting to physical or mental pain or suffering.

sa′do·mas′o·chist n.
sa′do·mas′o·chis′tic adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sadomasochistic - of or relating to sadomasochism; "sadomasochistic sexual practices"
Translations

sadomasochistic

[ˌseɪdəʊˌmæsəˈkɪstɪk] ADJsadomasoquista

sadomasochistic

[ˌseɪdəʊmæsəˈkɪstɪk] adjsadomasochistico/a

sadomasochistic

adj sadomasoquista
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