Noun(1) sexual pleasure obtained by inflicting harm (physical or psychological
(1) It features scenes of extreme sexual sadism and hardcore bondage as well as graphic depictions of rape.(2) Algolagnia is a psychiatric term covering sadism and masochism.(3) Whether or not you buy such arguments, it's clear that the issues of cinematic sadism and spectator pleasure/complicity are far from settled.(4) Lynchings, so often overtly sexual in their sadism , also betray profound economic anxieties.(5) At the same time, Freudian psychoanalysis offers an understanding of the formations of sadism and masochism as complementary and vacillating.(6) In addition, it is the treatment of choice for the most serious sexual deviations, such as sexual sadism .(7) They include auto-mutilation of her genitals with a razor, voyeurism, taking sexual pleasure in urination, sadism , and masochism.(8) This belief illuminates the fact that the exercise of such sadism and humiliation is a fundamentally political act.(9) The result is a rising tide of neglect, cruelty, sadism , and joyous malignity that staggers and appalls me.(10) People can become monsters in these circumstances, which invite atrocities and license sadism and gratuitous cruelty.(11) As Sarkar says, the incitement to violence is suffused with anxiety about virility, and the treatment of women seems to enact a fantasy of sexual sadism far darker than mere revenge.(12) And just like drug addicts, they need larger and larger doses of sadism and brutality in order to remain high.(13) Mel Gibson's movie about the torture and agony of the final hours of Jesus is the bloodiest, most brutal example of sustained sadism ever presented on the screen.(14) Most of the reactions have focused on the astonishing sadism and violence.(15) His cavalier endorsement of sadism and sexual abuse for ├ö├ç├┐emotional release├ö├ç├û counts as hate under any reasonable definition of the word.(16) There would be clear evidence of sexual sadism in terms of fantasies, urges, history, and behavior in these cases.
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