sadist


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sadist

 [sa´dist]
a person who practices sadism.

sa·dist

(sā'dist, sad'ist),
One who practices sadism.

sadist

[sā′dist]
a person who is afflicted with or practices sadism. Compare masochist.

sa·dist

(sā'dist)
One who practices sadism.

Sade,

Donatien Alphonse François, Comte de, French soldier, writer, and libertine, 1740-1814.
sadism - a form of perversion in which a person finds pleasure in inflicting abuse and maltreatment.
sadist - one who practices sadism.
sadomasochism - a form of perversion marked by enjoyment of cruelty and/or humiliation in its received or active and/or dispensed and passive form.
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