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Emetophilia is a sexual fetish in which an individual is aroused by vomiting or observing others vomit. When emetophiles put emetophilia into practice by actually vomiting, especially on a partner, it is called a Roman shower, after the supposed frequent induction of vomiting at Roman feasts. Image File history File links Information_icon. ... Sexual fetishism, first described as such by Sigmund Freud though the concept and certainly the activity is quite ancient, is a form of paraphilia where the object of affection is a specific inanimate object or part of a persons body. ... Vomiting (or emesis) is the forceful expulsion of the contents of ones stomach through the mouth. ... Still life with fruit basket and vases (Pompeii, ca. ...


For emetophiles, the sequence of "spasm, ejaculation, relief" in vomiting is erotically charged.


An online site theorizes, "vomiting was probably something either arousing or frightening to emetophiles at some point ... it aroused powerful emotions, and the emetophier called upon these emotions for the purpose of sexual gratification." (Frequently Asked Questions about Vomiting)


Emetophilia may be related to emetophobia, the fear of vomiting. Many emetophiles, ironically, continue to fear vomiting themselves despite the amount of time they spend fantasizing about other people vomiting.[citation needed] Emetophobia is an excessive or irrational fear of vomiting or of being around others who are vomiting. ...


In some cases, emetophilia is directly related to vorarephilia. The emetophile fantasizes that he or she is consumed by the person who is vomiting, and imagines him/herself as covered by the contents of the person's stomach while within the stomach of the person who is the target of their fantasy. It has been suggested that Endosomatophilia be merged into this article or section. ...


References

  • Robert J. Stoller, "Erotic Vomiting", Archives of Sexual Behavior 11: 361-365 (1982).

See also

Emetophobia is an excessive or irrational fear of vomiting or of being around others who are vomiting. ... Bulimia nervosa, more commonly known as bulimia, is a psychological condition in which the subject engages in recurrent binge eating followed by intentionally doing one or more of the following in order to compensate for the intake of the food and prevent weight gain: vomiting inappropriate use of laxatives, enemas...

External links

  • A look at vomit erotica: site for heterosexual emetophiles
  • A prank call to a bulimic help center by Jeff "The Vomit Guy" Levy from the Howard Stern Show

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Emetophilia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (211 words)
Emetophilia is a sexual fetish in which an individual is aroused by vomiting or observing others vomit.
When emetophiles put emetophilia into practice by actually vomiting, especially on a partner, it is called a Roman shower, after the supposed frequent induction of vomiting at Roman feasts.
Emetophilia may be related to emetophobia, the fear of vomiting.
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