Synonyms of 'pathological'
compulsively motivatedhis pathological jealousy
He has always been a chronic smoker.
He is a compulsive liar.
The strikers were being unreasonable in their demands.
an irrational fear of science
Three out of four of them would become habitual criminals.
I'm a confirmed bachelor.
his completely illogical arguments
an inveterate liar
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in the sense of chronic
(of a bad habit or bad behaviour) having continued for a long timeHe has always been a chronic smoker.
in the sense of compulsive
resulting from or acting from a compulsionHe is a compulsive liar.
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