Adjective "Sadists" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Sadists


    Definition:

    1. Psychiatry. a person who has the condition of sadism, in which one receives sexual gratification from causing pain and degradation to another.

    2. a person who enjoys being cruel.

    Origin:
    sadist

    Examples:

    "torturers can be sadists."

    "doctors can be sadists."