the state of being obsessed with someone or something.
"she cared for him with a devotion bordering on obsession"
an idea or thought that continually preoccupies or intrudes on a person's mind.
plural noun: obsessions
"he was in the grip of an obsession he was powerless to resist"
||fixation, ruling/consuming passion, passion, mania, idée fixe, compulsion, preoccupation, infatuation, addiction, fetish, craze, hobbyhorse; More
To: Brian Kopp DPM; Salvation
noun: obsessionthe state of being obsessed with someone or something.
FYI: if you suffer from an obsession, counting out loud to ten does nothing to alleviate it. I've observed obsessed people trying that method recently, and it didn't help them.
posted on 09/04/2013 9:17:24 PM PDT
by Alex Murphy
(Just a common, ordinary, simple savior of America's destiny.)
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