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Princeton's WordNet

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

    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)adjective

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

    "by love possessed"

Wiktionary

  1. obsessedadjective

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

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  1. Obsessed

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

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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

Examples of obsessed in a Sentence

  1. Ron DeSantis:

    While you have all this stuff going on with Afghanistan, obviously all of the stuff at the southern border… one of the biggest border disasters in the history of our country, inflation, gas prices, and what does he do? he is obsessed with having the government force kindergarteners to wear masks all day in school.

  2. Jill Castle:

    When he or she is around [ sweets ], that child might lose control and be very uninhibited, parents will come to me and say,' I'm finding wrappers in my child's bedroom, my child seems obsessed with food, and when I see them at a party, my kid is piling their plate with sweets and treats, and they are always eating.'.

  3. Joe Sertich:

    The preservation of this new skull is spectacular, finally revealing in detail the bones that make up the crest of this amazing dinosaur known by nearly every dinosaur-obsessed kid.

  4. Bonnie Patten:

    I am pretty much the queen of multitasking. Obsessed with anything where I am doing more than one thing at a time, especially since I skipped the gym today. A little Saturday morning waist cinching and working on my posture while cleaning out my closet. Thank you @premadonna87@waistgangsociety for my obsession!!! You can get one at whatsawaist.com. advertising of this sort deceives consumers and harms legitimate business that are following the law.

  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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