nympho
noun (plural nymphos) Etymology: short for nymphomaniac Date: circa 1910 a person affected by nymphomania ; nymphomaniac

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  • nympho — ym pho, n. A nymphomaniac. [slang] [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nympho — (n.) 1935, short for nymphomaniac (see NYMPHOMANIA (Cf. nymphomania)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • nympho — ► NOUN (pl. nymphos) informal ▪ a nymphomaniac …   English terms dictionary

  • nympho — [nim′fō] adj., n. pl. nymphos [Slang] short for NYMPHOMANIAC …   English World dictionary

  • nympho — 1. (nympho) (8213↑, 1825↓) Someone, normally female, that eats, breathes, & lives for sex. She dreams about it, often playing it over so much in her mind that something she has never tried can be exceptional the first time done with another… …   Urban English dictionary

  • nympho — UK [ˈnɪmfəʊ] / US [ˈnɪmfoʊ] noun [countable] Word forms nympho : singular nympho plural nymphos informal a nymphomaniac …   English dictionary

  • nympho — nymphomane [ nɛ̃fɔman ] n. f. et adj. f. • 1819; de nymphomanie ♦ Femme ou femelle atteinte de nymphomanie. Une nymphomane et un obsédé sexuel. Adj. Une jument nymphomane. Par ext. Femme trop désirante. Abrév. fam. (1969) NYMPHO . Des nymphos …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • nympho — /nim foh/, n., pl. nymphos, adj. Slang. nymphomaniac. [by shortening; see O] * * * …   Universalium

  • nympho — noun A nymphomaniac …   Wiktionary

  • nympho — nym·pho nim(p) (.)fō n, pl nymphos one affected by nymphomania: NYMPHOMANIAC …   Medical dictionary

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