AskDefine | Define compulsive

Dictionary Definition

compulsive adj
1 caused by or suggestive of psychological compulsion; "compulsive drinking"
2 strongly motivated to succeed [syn: determined, driven] n : a person with a compulsive disposition; someone who feels compelled to do certain things

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English

Adjective

  1. with an uncontrolled need to do things, obsessive

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Italian

Adjective

compulsive
  1. Feminine plural form of compulsivo

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Compulsion can refer to, among other things:

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