necrophilia

noun nec·ro·phil·ia \ ˌne-krə-ˈfi-lē-ə \

Definition of necrophilia

: obsession with and usually erotic interest in or stimulation by corpses

necrophiliac

play \ˌne-krə-ˈfi-lē-ˌak\ adjective or noun

necrophilic

play \ˌne-krə-ˈfi-lik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of necrophilia

New Latin


NECROPHILIA Defined for English Language Learners

necrophilia

noun

Definition of necrophilia for English Language Learners

  • : sexual feelings or activities that involve dead bodies


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necrophilia

noun nec·ro·phil·ia \ ˌnek-rə-ˈfil-ē-ə \

medical Definition of necrophilia

: obsession with and usually erotic interest in or stimulation by corpses

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