See algolagnic.

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  • algolagnist — al·go·lag·nist nəst n ALGOLAGNIAC …   Medical dictionary

  • algolagnist — al·go·lag·nist …   English syllables

  • algolagnist — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷nə̇st noun ( s) : one who practices algolagnia …   Useful english dictionary

  • algolagnia — algolagnic, adj. algolagnist, n. /al geuh lag nee euh/, n. Psychiatry. sexual pleasure derived from enduring or inflicting pain, as in masochism or sadism. [1900 05; < G Algolagnie, equiv. to algo ALGO + lagnie < Gk lagneía lust] * * * …   Universalium

  • algolagnia — /ælgəˈlægniə/ (say alguh lagneeuh) noun sexual gratification derived from administering or experiencing pain, including both sadism and masochism. {algo + Greek lagneia lust} –algolagnic, adjective –algolagnist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • algolagnia —   n. taking sexual pleasure in inflicting or enduring pain.    ♦ algolagnic, a.    ♦ algolagnist, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • algolagnia — [al΄gō lag′nē ə, al΄gəlag′nē ə] n. [ModL < ALGO + Gr lagneia, lust] abnormal sexual pleasure derived from inflicting or suffering pain; masochism or sadism algolagniac n. algolagnist algolagnic adj …   English World dictionary

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