mechaphilia etymology

English word mechaphilia comes from English -philia, English mechanic

Detailed word origin of mechaphilia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-philia English (eng) (pathology) abnormal liking or tendency; paraphilia. Liking; love (for something).
mechanic English (eng) (gaming) A device, command, or feature which allows the player to perform a specific task within a game.. A hit man. (Popularized by the 1972 film The Mechanic.). A skilled worker capable of building or repairing machinery. A mechanic can be compared to a technician, the distinction being that the technician is stronger in theory, the mechanic stronger in hands-on experience. (archaic) [...]
mechaphilia English (eng) A sexual desire for a mechanical inanimate object.

Words with the same origin as mechaphilia

Descendants of -philia
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