Woman wearing a collar with attached chain
|B&D, B/D, or BD||Bondage and discipline|
|D&s, D/s, or Ds||Dominance and submission|
|S&M, S/M, or SM||Sadism and masochism|
|Top/Dominant||partner who performs or controls the activity|
|Bottom/Submissive||partner who receives or is controlled|
|Switch||switches between roles|
- Wikipedia has an article about Masochism
- Wikipedia has an article about Sadomasochism
- Wikipedia has an article about Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, after whom masochism is named.
- Wikipedia has an article about Sexual masochism disorder, a medical condition in which experiencing pain or humiliation is required for sexual arousal.