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Synonyms of compulsive

Noun


1. compulsive, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul

usage: a person with a compulsive disposition; someone who feels compelled to do certain things

Adjective


1. compulsive, neurotic (vs. unneurotic), psychoneurotic

usage: caused by or suggestive of psychological compulsion; "compulsive drinking"

2. compulsive, determined, driven, ambitious (vs. unambitious)

usage: strongly motivated to succeed

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