What does obsessed mean?

Definitions for obsessed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. haunted, obsessed, preoccupied, taken up(p)(adj)

    having or showing excessive or compulsive concern with something

    "became more and more haunted by the stupid riddle"; "was absolutely obsessed with the girl"; "got no help from his wife who was preoccupied with the children"; "he was taken up in worry for the old woman"

  2. obsessed, possessed(p)(adj)

    influenced or controlled by a powerful force such as a strong emotion

    "by love possessed"

Wiktionary

  1. obsessed(Adjective)

    Intensely preoccupied with or by a given topic or emotion; driven by a specified obsession.

Freebase

  1. Obsessed

    Obsessed is a 2005 thriller novel by Christian author Ted Dekker.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of obsessed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of obsessed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robin Gorman Newman:

    Like any kid, my son loves to receive, they're all obsessed with getting, especially when they're younger.

  2. Robin Gorman Newman:

    They're all obsessed with getting, especially when they're younger, if you saw my basement, you would know what I'm talking about.

  3. Oswald Chambers:

    Earnestness is not by any means everything; it is very often a subtle form of pious pride because it is obsessed with the method and not with the Master.

  4. Marya Mannes:

    If American men are obsessed with money, American women are obsessed with weight. The men talk of gain, the women talk of loss, and I do not know which talk is the more boring.

  5. Peggy Noonan:

    Beware the politically obsessed. They are often bright and interesting, but they have something missing in their natures there is a hole, an empty place, and they use politics to fill it up. It leaves them somehow misshapen.

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