masoquismo

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

masoquismo m (plural masoquismos)

  1. masochism (the enjoyment of receiving pain)

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined in German as Masochismus by neurologist Richard von Krafft-Ebing, from the name of Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, an Austrian writer whose novella Venus in Furs (German: Venus im Pelz) explores a sadomasochistic relationship.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

masoquismo m (plural masoquismos)

  1. masochism

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