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compulsive overeater/gambler/spender/liar etc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcompulsive overeater/gambler/spender/liar etccompulsive overeater/gambler/spender/liar etcCONTROLsomeone who has such a strong desire to eat too much etc that they are unable to control it a help group for compulsive overeaters compulsive
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compulsive overeater/gambler/spender/liar etcMost compulsive gamblers are not hugely successful.I imagine compulsive gamblers get started this way.Mel is a compulsive liar too, but I guess Steve is too self-obsessed to care.Characters are apparently motiveless, compulsive liars, who shy from eye contact.
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