de Sade

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n de Sade French soldier and writer whose descriptions of sexual perversion gave rise to the term `sadism' (1740-1814)
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Usage

In literature:

Yet the abbe de Sade generously thinks that the merits of Charles IV.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 6" by Edward Gibbon
Yet the abbe de Sade generously thinks that the merits of Charles IV.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 6" by Edward Gibbon
Is it true that you could give lessons to the Marquis de Sade?
"The Possessed" by Fyodor Dostoevsky
In its elements, this phenomenon to which the Marquis de Sade has bequeathed his name is as old as the Church.
"Against The Grain" by Joris-Karl Huysmans
Unless we realize this we run the risk of confounding De Sade and his like with men of whom Judge Jeffreys was the sinister type.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
That is Laura, the wife of Hugh de Sade.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13" by Elbert Hubbard
That church was long celebrated for her tomb, which contained also the body of Hugues de Sade, her husband.
"Notes and Queries, Number 215, December 10, 1853" by Various
A character like that of Escobar has some affinity with that of the Marquis de Sade.
"Toilers of the Sea" by Victor Hugo
Hughes de Sade, her husband, was a perfectly unsympathetic person, jealous without reason, notoriously hard.
"Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern" by Edgar Saltus
De Sade contends that "crebris" is less applicable to "perturbationibus" than to "partubus.
"View of the State of Europe during the Middle Ages, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Henry Hallam
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In news:

PARIS (AP) — South Korea has lifted its monthlong ban of a French erotic novel written by 18th century nobleman the Marquis de Sade .
South Korea has lifted its monthlong ban of a French erotic novel written by 18th century nobleman the Marquis de Sade .
SKorea lifts ban on graphic Marquis de Sade novel.
PARIS—It's been almost two centuries since his death, yet French writer the Marquis de Sade has lost none of his ability to trigger moral debate.
Marquis de Sade Mirrors Qaddafi in Lunatic-Filled RSC Revival.
Marquis de Sade , Barbara Pym.
Marquis de Sade Mirrors Qaddafi in Lunatic -Filled RSC Revival.
S.Korea lifts ban on graphic Marquis de Sade novel.
Eading the Marquis de Sade requires stamina.
This week, CBS News Sunday Morning 's John Leonard reviews Unbreakable , starring Bruce Willis and Samuel L Jackson, and Quills, starring Geoffrey Rush as the Marquis de Sade.
Also a philosopher, like the Marquis de Sade or Obaku.
It is said that in July 1789 the Marquis de Sade cried out that his fellow inmates were being tortured and killed behind the high walls of the Bastille .
South Korea has lifted its monthlong ban of a French erotic novel written by 18th century nobleman the Marquis de Sade.
PARIS — South Korea has lifted its monthlong ban of a French erotic novel written by 18th century nobleman the Marquis de Sade.
A small village in picturesque Provence was once the home of the Marquis de Sade.
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