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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sadisticadjective

    deriving pleasure or sexual gratification from inflicting pain on another

Wiktionary

  1. sadisticadjective

    Delighting in or feeling pleasure from the pain of others.

  2. sadisticadjective

    Of behaviour which gives pleasure in the pain of others.

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Numerology

  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. 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.

  2. Wilhelm Reich:

    Only the liberation of the natural capacity for love in human beings can master their sadistic destructiveness.

  3. Circuit Judge Barrington Parker:

    It sounds sadistic to me.

  4. Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia:

    Rape is rape, and a marriage license is not an excuse for committing one of society’s most violent and sadistic crimes.

  5. Percy Wynham Lewis:

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

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