coprolalia

noun cop·ro·la·lia \ ˌkä-prə-ˈlā-lē-ə \

Definition of coprolalia

: obsessive or uncontrollable use of obscene language

Origin and Etymology of coprolalia

New Latin


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coprolalia

noun cop·ro·la·lia \ -ˈlā-lē-ə \

medical Definition of coprolalia

1 : obsessive or uncontrollable use of obscene language
2 : the use of obscene (as scatological) language as sexual gratification

coprolalic

play \-ˈlal-ik\ adjective

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