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  Words related to obsession

Related / Similar Words: fixation, compulsion

 

Definition:
  • an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone;
  • an irrational motive for performing trivial or repetitive actions against your will;

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    Hyponyms: onomatomania

     

    Derivational Morphology: fixate, obsess, haunt, ghost

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: besættelse   Dutch: obsessie  
    Estonian: kinnisidee   Finnish: pakkomielle  
    French: obsession   German: Besessenheit  
    Hebrew: אבּססיה   Icelandic: þráhyggja  
    Interlingua: obsession   Japanese: 妄想  
    Norwegian: besettelse   Portuguese: obsessão  
    Russian: одержимость   Spanish: obsesión  
    Swedish: besatthet   Telugu: యావ  
     
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