masochistic personality n.
A personality disorder characterized by the exploitation or infliction of pain on others or oneself so as to gain personal satisfaction or pleasure.
[mey-suh n] /ˈmeɪ sən/ noun 1. a person whose trade is building with units of various natural or artificial mineral products, as stones, bricks, cinder blocks, or tiles, usually with the use of mortar or cement as a bonding agent. 2. a person who dresses stones or bricks. 3. (initial capital letter) a Freemason. verb […]
noun 1. any of numerous solitary bees, as of the family Megachilidae, that construct nests of clay. noun 1. any bee of the family Megachilidae that builds a hard domelike nest of sand, clay, etc, held together with saliva
noun 1. a city in N Iowa.
[mey-suh n-dik-suh n] /ˈmeɪ sənˈdɪk sən/ noun 1. the boundary between Pennsylvania and Maryland, partly surveyed by Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon between 1763 and 1767, popularly considered before the end of slavery as a line of demarcation between free and slave states. /ˈmeɪsə n ˈdɪksən/ noun 1. the state boundary between Maryland and Pennsylvania: […]
[mey-suh-nahyt] /ˈmeɪ səˌnaɪt/ Trademark. 1. a brand of hardboard. /ˈmeɪsəˌnaɪt/ noun 1. (Austral & NZ) trademark a kind of dark brown hardboard used for partitions, lining, etc 1926, proprietary name of a type of fiberboard, by Mason Fibre Company, Laurel, Mississippi, U.S. As a word in mineralogy for a type of chloritoid, it honors Owen […]