erotomania


ero·to·ma·nia

noun \i-ˌrō-tə-ˈmā-nē-ə, -ˌrä-\

Definition of EROTOMANIA

1
:  excessive sexual desire
2
:  a psychological disorder marked by the delusional belief that one is the object of another person's love or sexual desire
ero·to·ma·ni·ac \-ˌak\ noun

Origin of EROTOMANIA

New Latin
First Known Use: 1877

ero·to·ma·nia

noun \i-ˌrōt-ə-ˈmā-nē-ə, -ˌrät-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EROTOMANIA

1
: excessive sexual desire
2
: a psychological disorder marked by the delusional belief that one is the object of another person's love or sexual desire

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