necrophilia

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necrophilia

sexual attraction for or sexual intercourse with dead bodies

necrophilia

[‚nek·rə′fil·ē·ə]
(psychology)
Longing for death.
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Smith's obsessive longing for the deceased woman is acknowledged and disparaged, and while there is an implication that the two might be reunited after Smith's own death, his necrophiliac desires on the earthly plane are left unsatisfied.
When at last, the sin is revealed, it is so astonishing that both the intended reader and Muhammad cannot imagine that God could forgive a necrophiliac, since this act places the young sinner in an altogether different category.
The Harrikin plays a key role in <i>Twilight</i> as Kenneth Tyler tries to outrun hit-man Granville Sutter, hired by local undertaker and closet necrophiliac Fenton Breece.
36) In The Wounds of Nations, Blake argues that specific horror sub-genres, such as the hillbilly horror, or the necrophiliac romance allow for "a recreation, re-visitation or re-conceptualisation of traumatic memories that lie buried deep within the national psyche.
The necrophiliac perversion of racialization is formalized in the dyad 'empty form' (plus its normalization) and its 'abnormal content'.
London, February 25 ( ANI ): A necrophiliac was arrested in Cambodia, after he was caught sleeping in a coffin.
Like Hamlet's and Laertes' discovery of a perfect deadly beauty, of a lifeless female body, the critics' opinions about Ophelia betray their necrophiliac imaginative inclinations.
The lady the saint worships is a cannibal, who embraces his body, not out of love, but out of a murderous necrophiliac desire.
Like an unintended necrophiliac, she finds herself to have been still in relation to an already dead mother.
NOW MEET THE OTHER REAL-LIFE CANNIBALS | Jeffrey Dahmer was an American serial killer, necrophiliac, and cannibal from Milwaukee.
Nilsen, known as the Muswell Hill Murderer and the Kindly Killer, is a serial killer and necrophiliac who murdered 16 men in London between 1978 and 1983.