What does sadistic mean?

Definitions for sadistic

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

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.


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  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. 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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