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sadomasochism

sad·o·mas·o·chism

sadomasochism

 
pronunciation:
sae do mae s kih zm [or] seI do mae z kih zm [or] sae do mae z kih zm [or] seI do mae s kih zm
part of speech: noun
definition: the deriving of pleasure, esp. of sexual gratification, from either inflicting pain or suffering pain, or both.
derivation: sadomasochistic (adj.)