autoerotic


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sexually satisfying yourself (as by masturbation)

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Autoerotic hangings are uncommon and accidental hangings more prevalent in children (12).
For example, in autoerotic asphyxia, victims may use a rope around their necks to constrict their oxygen supply to increase pleasure while masturbating; although the rope is supposed to use a slipknot as a "self-rescue" mechanism, death can occur if that fails and the rope fails to loosen.
In a series of stylish jump cuts that switch from one stern, literally steamy shot of April's face to the next (there are seven in all), King instead sinks the viewer into his heroine's autoerotic fantasy, reminding the viewer of the subjectifying effect originally enjoined by this facial motif in postwar art films and their classical-sexploitation imitators (Testa 46-47).
JAWBATION (law-bay-sh'n)--the autoerotic pleasure experienced in the act of mastication [a variant of jobation--a tedious scolding]
He pays belles lettres homage through the autoerotic.
5) They are often concerned with their son's or daughter's autoerotic behavior, overt signs of sexuality, physical development during puberty, and genital hygiene.
Autoerotic asphyxiation in self-stimulation may account for as many as 2000 deaths per year, suggesting that the practice is both fairly widespread and fairly dangerous.
These include the heretic (associated with the espousal of any sexual activity that deviates from the ideal of virginity and/or traditional gender roles), the sodomite (associated with a variety of same-sex exchanges and proclivity to sensuousness), and the onanist or solitary sinner (associated with a wide range of autoerotic acts and pleasures).
To show I'm keen I'll stroke my cheek, touch my ears or rub my chin - preening and autoerotic touching.
Another option is that the sexual act is autoerotic.
There were the orgy scenes of Scheherazade (1910), the autoerotic gesture of L'Apres-midi d'un faune (1912), and the generally sexualized excess of the various other `oriental' ballets, including Cleopatre (1909) and Le Dieu Bleu (1912).
He seems unaware of any irony to his participation in this world, and something akin to ingenuousness colors his purchase of Chuckles, a Clark bar, and Goobers to eat during his autoerotic indulgence.
For women to be considered the equivalent of autoerotic self-strangulation is hardly flattering.
However, This is no tale of Spanish toreadors, but "An Autoerotic Thriller, a tale of passion and revenge.
His ambiguous, at times misogynist, depictions of women, together with the prevalence of both homo-and autoerotic images, signal the depth of Dali's sexual malaise and suggest that in all likelihood he and Lorca engaged in a short-lived physical affair.