satyriasis

NOUN
  1. abnormally intense sexual desire in men
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How To Use satyriasis In A Sentence

  • There is a form of excessive libido in men called satyriasis, which reaches such a degree that the men are often not able to control their desires, and they will satisfy their passion even if they know that the result is sure to be a venereal infection or several years in prison. Woman Her Sex and Love Life
  • Terminology "Nymphomania" and "satyriasis" are not listed as disorders in the DSM-IV, though they remain a part of ICD-10, each listed as a subtype of "Hypersexuality. Sexual Addiction
  • There is a word for the hatred of men, just as there is one for the male counterpart to nymphomania: they are ‘misandry’ and ‘satyriasis,’ respectively.
  • In the past, other labels such as nymphomania, satyriasis, and hyper-sexuality have been used.
  • In "satyriasis," with its connotation of pathology, he has found his true tone, which he extends in denouncing among homosexuals "a dreary sexual conformism ... rigidly defined and routinized sex moves in the theatrical costume of police or ranch wear [sic]. An Exchange on AIDS
  • Hieronymus Mercurialis, in his chapter of melancholy, cites it for an especial cause of this malady, [1482] priapismus, satyriasis, &c. Haliabbas, 5. Anatomy of Melancholy
  • There the sexual excitement increased to a veritable satyriasis, which lasted until he died. 06 « November « 2007 « Jahsonic
  • Priapism continued, but the man went into a soporose condition, with occasional intervals of satyriasis. Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine
  • In the past, other labels such as nymphomania, satyriasis, and hyper-sexuality have been used
  • The first to look after him was his long-suffering wife, Johanna - long-suffering because when he was on a high he was beset by satyriasis, recklessly pursuing every woman within arm's reach.
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