from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A woman with excessive sexual desire.
- adj. Having excessive sexual desire.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A woman afflicted with nymphomania.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as nymphomaniacal.
- n. A woman who is affected with nymphomania.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (used of women) affected with excessive sexual desire
- n. a woman with abnormal sexual desires
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A person fell off a cable car, claimed she became a nymphomaniac from the fall, sued the City of San Francisco and won more than a million.
For example, the label of "nymphomaniac" that gets slapped onto Hannah, and that Hoffmann is suspicious of, proves to hide all sorts of assumptions about sex, gender, and society.
Pamela Anderson hits the beach again in another skimpy bikini ... but without her mystery man actress says she was a "nymphomaniac" at ...
"nymphomaniac", which was far too strong a word for what, post-sexual revolution, is perfectly normal behaviour.
'nymphomaniac', 'prostitute', 'boozy' and so forth seemed - though stirred by the play - to be completely off the track, or nearly so.
I feel so care free that I could go down on a disabled child and call them a nymphomaniac, just like him.
The 1974 horror film is a Blaxploitation answer to "The Exorcist," in which an archaeologist's wife is transformed into a nymphomaniac when a Yoruba trickster god takes charge of her body.
What had the man done to me—turned me into a nymphomaniac?
I know it has drawn derision as being too arch but, come on, Isabelle Huppert as a celibate nymphomaniac?!
When you challenge this theft in divorce court, America claims that you are an abusive, mentally unstable nymphomaniac a claim which his college buddy, a prominent psychiatrist, supports.