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obsessive in Psychology, psychiatry topic

obsessiveobsessive2 noun [countable] British English technical  MPOBSESSIONsomeone whose behaviour is obsessive
Examples from the Corpus
obsessiveSome Beach Boys obsessives consider Landy a cruel and manipulative opportunist who brainwashed Brian in order to share his glory.We don't work all the time, unless we're driven obsessives.Wasn't this yet another consumer durable we didn't need, being test-marketed on obsessives?Dawson's obsessives will recognise this jangly, guitar-pop the second the catchy chorus kicks in.Tetris obsessives find themselves placing the objects in a room neatly together in their mind.