Definition of


  1. (noun, person) someone who obtains pleasure from inflicting pain or others

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Antonyms of Sadist


Alternate forms of Sadist

Derivations: sadism

Hypernyms: degenerate, deviant, deviate, pervert

Origin of the word Sadist

  1. 1897 from sadism. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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