Adjective "Sadomasochistic" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Sadomasochistic


    Definition:

    1. interaction, especially sexual activity, in which one person enjoys inflicting physical or mental suffering on another person, who derives pleasure from experiencing pain.

    2. gratification, especially sexual, gained through inflicting or receiving pain; sadism and masochism combined.Abbreviation:S-M, S and M.

    Origin:
    sadomasochism

    Examples:

    "streaks can be sadomasochistic."