sadomasochism etymology

English word sadomasochism comes from English masochism, English balanephagous ((rare) Acorn-eating.)

Detailed word origin of sadomasochism

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
masochism English (eng)
balanephagous English (eng) (rare) Acorn-eating.
sadomasochism English (eng) Sadism and masochism: the (often sexual) enjoyment by one person of both inflicting and receiving pain.. The practices of sadism and masochism collectively, usually in reference to consensual practices within the BDSM community.

Words with the same origin as sadomasochism

Descendants of masochism
BDSM DISC assessment bondage discipline disple dominance necrosadistic promission sadism sadomasochist sadomasochistic submission
Descendants of balanephagous
balanophagous