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Meaning of NYMPHOMANIA

Pronunciation:  `nimfu'meyneeu

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  abnormally intense sexual desire in women
 

NYMPHOMANIA is a 11 letter word that starts with N.

 

 See Also: concupiscence, physical attraction, sexual desire

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Nym`pho*ma"ni*a\, n. [Gr. ? a bride + ? madness.]
(Med.)
Morbid and uncontrollable sexual desire in women,
constituting a true disease.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: andromania, animality, aphrodisia, bawdiness, biological urge, bodily appetite, carnal desire, carnality, clitoromania, concupiscence, desire, dirtiness, eromania, eroticism, eroticomania, eroticomaniac, erotism, erotomania, fleshliness, fleshly lust, furor uterinus, goatishness, gynecomania, horniness, hot blood, hot pants, hysteromania, indecency, infantile sexuality, itch, lasciviousness, lecherousness, lechery, lewdness, libidinousness, lickerishness, lubriciousness, lubricity, lust, lustfulness, obscenity, passion, polymorphous perversity, prurience, pruriency, randiness, salaciousness, salacity, satyriasis, satyrism, sensuality, sexiness, sexual desire, sexual longing, sexual passion, sexuality, uteromania, venereal appetite
 

 

 

 

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