adjective Date: 1864 1. of, relating to, or involving masturbation <
masturbatory fantasies
2. excessively self-absorbed or self-indulgent <
write tedious, masturbatory books…about themselves for people to read…with envy — D. R. Katz

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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