Sadism is a type of behavior in which a person obtains pleasure from hurting other people and making them suffer physically or mentally. Sadism, also deals with a psychosexual disorder in which sexual urges are gratified by the infliction of pain on another person. The term sadism is occasionally used outside the sexual context, to describe individuals who are purposely cruel or who seem to derive pleasure from humiliating and dominating others in social situations. The mainly included sadism was known as the enjoyment of inflicting pain or humiliation without pity, achievement of sexual gratification by inflicting pain or humiliation on others and deliberate cruelty, either mentally or physically to other people or to animals, regardless of whether for gratification.
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