sexual desire

sexual passion, lust

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • sexual desire — noun a desire for sexual intimacy • Syn: ↑eros, ↑concupiscence, ↑physical attraction • Derivationally related forms: ↑concupiscent (for: ↑concupiscence), ↑erotic …   Useful english dictionary

  • sexual desire disorders — [DSM IV] sexual dysfunctions characterized by alteration in sexual desire; see hypoactive sexual desire d. and sexual aversion d …   Medical dictionary

  • Hypoactive sexual desire disorder — Classification and external resources ICD 10 F52.0 ICD 9 302.71 …   Wikipedia

  • Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder — (HSDD), is listed under the Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders of the DSM IV. [American Psychiatric Association (2000): Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th ed. text rev), Washington DC.] It was first included in the DSM… …   Wikipedia

  • hypoactive sexual desire disorder — [DSM IV] a sexual dysfunction consisting of persistently or recurrently low level or absence of sexual fantasies and desire for sexual activity, causing pronounced distress or interpersonal difficulties …   Medical dictionary

  • Sexual fetishism — Classification and external resources Foot fetishism is one of the most common fetishes ICD 10 F …   Wikipedia

  • Sexual dysfunction — or sexual malfunction (see also sexual function) is difficulty during any stage of the sexual act (which includes desire, arousal, orgasm, and resolution) that prevents the individual or couple from enjoying sexual activity.OnsetEmotional factors …   Wikipedia

  • Sexual addiction — is a controversial term to describe sexual behaviour that is characterized at least by two key features: recurrent failure to control the behavior and continuation of the behaviour despite harmful consequences. While this condition is not… …   Wikipedia

  • desire — vb Desire, wish, want, crave, covet mean having a longing for something. Desire, wish, and want are often used with identical intent though in such situations (usually everyday ones) that the degree of intensity of longing or need is not at issue …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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