NYMPHOLEPSY

1. a form of pedophilia wherein the person has an extreme favorability or obsessive longing for young girls who are sexually precocious. Commonly referred to as Lolita complex. 2. a manic or frenzied state, especially of an erotic foundation, marked by a longing for some ideal that cannot be obtained.

NYMPHOLEPSY: "The young man's diagnosis of nympholepsy had no bearing on his conviction, and he was ordered to finish his prison sentence and register with the state as a sex offender."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NYMPHOLEPSY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/nympholepsy/ (accessed November 19, 2019).
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