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sex +‎ -holism, imitating alcoholism.


sexaholism (uncountable)

  1. addiction to sex
    • 2005, Sexaholism: The Closet Addiction [1], Niki Collins-Queen.
      Patrick Carnes says sexaholism transcend personality, gender, and socio-economic status and lists three levels of addiction in his book, "Out of the Shadows."
    • 2006, Sexaholism: A Perspective [2], Samadhi Carol Longo-Disse. Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity, Volume 13, Issue 1 January 2006, pages 69 - 94
      Sexaholism, as defined in this paper, is viewed from the perspective of a case study, portrayed as a paradigm.