coprophilia

noun
cop·​ro·​phil·​ia | \ ˌkä-prə-ˈfi-lē-ə How to pronounce coprophilia (audio) \

Definition of coprophilia

: marked interest in excrement especially : the use of feces or filth for sexual excitement

Other Words from coprophilia

coprophiliac \ ˌkä-​prə-​ˈfi-​lē-​ˌak How to pronounce coprophilia (audio) \ noun

Examples of coprophilia in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Just not really hard-core stuff like coprophilia (pooping on each other). Kim Brooks, The Cut, 22 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of coprophilia

1923, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for coprophilia

New Latin

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The first known use of coprophilia was in 1923

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“Coprophilia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coprophilia. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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More Definitions for coprophilia

coprophilia

noun
cop·​ro·​phil·​ia | \ ˌkäp-rə-ˈfil-ē-ə How to pronounce coprophilia (audio) \

Medical Definition of coprophilia

: marked interest in excrement especially : the use of feces or filth for sexual excitement

Other Words from coprophilia

coprophiliac \ -​ē-​ˌak How to pronounce coprophilia (audio) \ noun

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