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exhibitionist

[ek-suh-bish-uh-nist] /ˌɛk səˈbɪʃ ə nɪst/
noun
1.
a person who behaves in ways intended to attract attention or display his or her powers, personality, etc.
2.
Psychiatry. a person afflicted with the compulsions of exhibitionism.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; exhibition + -ist
Related forms
exhibitionistic, adjective
exhibitionistically, adverb
nonexhibitionistic, adjective
semiexhibitionist, noun
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Word Origin and History for exhibitionistically

exhibitionist

n.

1821, "one who takes part in an exhibition;" psychosexual sense is from 1893, in Craddock's translation of Krafft-Ebing; see exhibition + -ist. Related: Exhibitionism; exhibitionistic.

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