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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sadistic(adj)

    deriving pleasure or sexual gratification from inflicting pain on another


  1. sadistic(Adjective)

    Delighting in or feeling pleasure from the pain of others.

  2. sadistic(Adjective)

    Of behaviour which gives pleasure in the pain of others.

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How to say SADISTIC in sign language?

  1. sadistic


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SADISTIC in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SADISTIC in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of SADISTIC in a Sentence

  1. Circuit Judge Barrington Parker:

    It sounds sadistic to me.

  2. Percy Wynham Lewis:

    Sadistic excess attempts to reach roughly and by harshness what art reaches by fineness.

  3. Marie Curie:

    There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    The real reason as why woman never proposes first is that she takes a sadistic pleasure to make man go weak on his knees to bend, bow and beg before her.

  5. Hunter Roop:

    They are not sadistic killers and have respect for wildlife and they think they are playing an important conservation role, a view that many of us in the hunting industry agree with.

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