German translation of obsessive
⇒ to be obsessive about sth
von etw besessen sein
⇒ to be obsessive about cleanliness
einen Sauberkeitsfimmel haben (inf)
⇒ to become obsessive
zum Zwang werden
Zwangsneurotiker m(Zwangsneurotikerin) (f)
Example Sentences Including 'obsessive'
Godwin could be -- well, obsessive , encyclopaedic, even something of a bore, on this subject.The Last Raven
At their cores they're both willful, stubborn, obsessive women.GALILEE (2001)
I blamed everything on his work: his strange silences, his moodiness and his obsessive shopping trips.LOSING IT (2002)
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Translation of obsessive from the Collins English to German Dictionary