adjective see voyeur

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • voyeuristic — 1929, from VOYEUR (Cf. voyeur) + ISTIC (Cf. istic). Related: Voyeuristically …   Etymology dictionary

  • voyeuristic — [[t]vwa͟ɪ͟ərɪ̱stɪk, AM vɔ͟ɪ [/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Voyeuristic behaviour involves getting sexual pleasure from secretly watching other people having sex or taking their clothes off. 2) ADJ GRADED (disapproval) If you describe someone s behaviour as… …   English dictionary

  • voyeuristic — voy·eur·is·tic .vwä (.)yər is tik, .vȯi ər adj of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a voyeur <voyeuristic drives> voy·eur·is·ti·cal·ly ti k(ə )lē adv …   Medical dictionary

  • voyeuristic — voyeur ► NOUN 1) a person who gains sexual pleasure from watching others when they are naked or engaged in sexual activity. 2) a person who enjoys seeing the pain or distress of others. DERIVATIVES voyeurism noun voyeuristic adjective… …   English terms dictionary

  • voyeuristic — adjective of or relating to voyeurs or voyeurism his voyeuristic pleasures • Syn: ↑voyeuristical • Pertains to noun: ↑voyeurism (for: ↑voyeuristical), ↑voyeur ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • voyeuristic — voyeuristically, adv. /vwah yeuh ris tik, voy euh /, adj. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a voyeur or of voyeurism. [VOYEUR + IST + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • voyeuristic — adjective of, relating to, or derived from voyeurism or a voyeur …   Wiktionary

  • voyeuristic — adj. of voyeurism; of or having characteristics of a voyeur …   English contemporary dictionary

  • voyeuristic — voy·eur·is·tic …   English syllables

  • voyeuristic — See: voyeur …   English dictionary

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