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sadist

[sey-dist, sad-ist] /ˈseɪ dɪst, ˈsæd ɪst/
noun
1.
Psychiatry. a person who has the condition of sadism, in which one receives sexual gratification from causing pain and degradation to another.
2.
a person who enjoys being cruel.
Origin
1890-1920
1890-1920;sad(ism) + -ist
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n.

1892, from sadism + -ist.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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