sexual fantasy


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sexual fantasy

mental images of an erotic nature that can lead to sexual arousal.
Private mental imagery associated with explicitly erotic feelings, accompanied by physiologic response to sexual arousal; a sexual fantasy may be defined as an erotic yearning or constellation of mental images that evoke sexual arousal

sexual fantasy

Psychology Private mental imagery associated with explicitly erotic feelings, accompanied by physiologic response to sexual arousal. See Sexual desire.
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It left anyone who had acknowledged they liked anyone of 62 available sexual fantasy categories, including spanking and cross-dressing, open to ridicule by anyone who wished to see.
her low social standing isn't helped when a video leaks of her acting out a sexual fantasy with a mannequin.
11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For one activist on the frontline in the battle against pornography, the case against "50 Shades of Grey" is a matter of black and white: The blockbuster's sugarcoating of raw sexual fantasy for mainstream consumption will ultimately leave a trail of broken hearts and shattered relationships.
We investigated the relationship between asexuality, masturbation and sexual fantasy as part of a larger online study.
The results obtained suggest that near 100 percent of men and women have experienced a pleasant sexual fantasy in their life, while about 80 percent of the interviewees have experienced a negative or unpleasant sexual fantasy sometime in life.
I think her sexual fantasy has got out of hand and she has become obsessed with it.
Topics include best practice recommendations and future directions, assessment challenges and guiding principles, assessing therapeutic needs, assessing clinical needs for stalking and domestic violence, treatment approaches, and the relationship between sexual fantasy and reality in sexual offending.
The unanswered question is what comes first - does sexual fantasy get a person excited or does sexual stimulation and excitement initiate thoughts and fantasies?
This behaviour is unlikely to be tried by male offenders, as the poll showed that the woman least likely to feature in a man's sexual fantasy was a traffic warden.
For example, grievance-motivated offenders need more work on anger and hostility, sexually-motivatedoffenders should work on their stereotypical and negative attitudes towards women, and sadistic offenders should complete a follow-up course in health sexual functioning to deal with deviant sexual fantasy.
The court heard Coutts, also a teacher, was fulfilling a ``bizarre and macabre'' sexual fantasy.