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Definition of masochistic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    masochistic

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌmæsəˈkɪstɪk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌmæsəˈkɪstɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1getting sexual pleasure from being physically hurt masochistic behaviour/tendencies
  2. 2(informal) getting pleasure from something that most people would find unpleasant or painful He has a masochistic streak and seems to enjoy being treated badly by women.