adjective Also nym·pho·ma·ni·a·cal [nim-foh-muh-nahy-uh-kuh l] /ˌnɪm foʊ məˈnaɪ ə kəl/.
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But he broke it to discuss the uncut version of Nymphomaniac at the Venice Film Festival (kind of).Lars von Trier Breaks His Vow of Silence to Discuss ‘Nymphomaniac’ in Venice|Marlow Stern|September 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But even his biggest defenders will flinch at the assaults, sexual or not, that Joe has to endure in Nymphomaniac.
The best and hardest thing about Nymphomaniac is watching the toll that sex takes on Joe.
The character of Joe in Nymphomaniac is a fascinating one, to say the least.Uma Thurman on ‘Nymphomaniac,’ Lars von Trier’s Alleged Misogyny, and Women’s Sexual Double-Standard|Marlow Stern|March 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But in Nymphomaniac, the effect was achieved through CGI trickery.‘Nymphomaniac,’ Lars von Trier’s Icy Orgy of Sex and Self-Loathing, Bows At Sundance|Marlow Stern|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You certainly had your hands full—a dual personality and a nymphomaniac.The Bright Messenger|Algernon Blackwood
For an instant "nymphomaniac" flashed across his consciousness.Painted Veils|James Huneker
I once described her as a maternal nymphomaniac, a metaphysical Messalina.Unicorns|James Huneker
A nymphomaniac, in 1688, caused the Valencia tribunal an even longer term of perplexity.A History of the Inquisition of Spain; vol. 3|Henry Charles Lea
And he said nothing when still a third nurse came his way; a woman who was callid, complaisant, and nauseatingly nymphomaniac.This Crowded Earth|Robert Bloch
1861 (adj.), 1867 (n.), from nymphomania.