What does masochism mean?

Definitions for masochismˈmæs əˌkɪz əm, ˈmæz-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word masochism.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. masochism(noun)

    sexual pleasure obtained from receiving punishment (physical or psychological)

Wiktionary

  1. masochism(Noun)

    the enjoyment of receiving pain

  2. Origin: Named after Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, whose novel "Venus in Furs" explores a sadomasochistic relationship.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Masochism

    Pleasure derived from being physically or psychologically abused, whether inflicted by oneself or by others. Masochism includes sexual masochism.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of masochism in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of masochism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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