What is another word for masochism?

146 synonyms found


[ mˈasəkˌɪzəm], [ mˈasəkˌɪzəm], [ m_ˈa_s_ə_k_ˌɪ_z_ə_m]

Synonyms for Masochism:

How to use "Masochism" in context?

Masochism is a sexual orientation that is characterized by a strong attraction to pain, both physical and emotional. For some people, masochism is a way to derive pleasure from experiencing physical or emotional pain. Masochism can be a solo activity or a part of a relationship. It may also be demonstrated through activities like BDSM (bondage, discipline, sadism, and masochism), which is a type of sexual activity involving bondage, dominance, and submission.

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