Definition of 'obsess'

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Example sentences containing 'obsess'

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The three original lead members tend towards the latter position but try not to obsess about it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That's the bit we need to obsess about and protect and keep driving forward. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We have become a bit obsessed with the idea of a classic open-side. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So rather than obsess about grammar schools, focus on whether we have enough good leaders who can lead systemic change. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I'm a bit obsessed with healthy eating. The Sun (2016)And because she no longer worries about not being allowed to eat, she doesn't binge or obsess about food. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Too many are obsessed about the past and in denial about the future. Times, Sunday Times (2015)What is it about baking that has got the whole nation obsessed? The Sun (2012)You could imagine getting a bit obsessed with it yourself. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They are obsessed about injustice and hypocrisy. Christianity Today (2000)We are fast becoming a nation obsessed with cycling. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Maybe the answer is to obsess a bit less. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Stop obsessing about him and fill your life to help yourself move on. The Sun (2015)We are a nation obsessed with the beautiful game. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He also became completely obsessed with his appearance, going to the gym all the time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I'm still obsessed with my military styles from last season. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Style 'I 'm obsessed with beautiful skin. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She says: 'I am obsessed with the way it smells. The Sun (2012)One year on from the summer of sport, we're still totally obsessed with all things athletic. The Sun (2013)

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Translations for 'obsess'

British English: obsess VERB
If something obsesses you or if you obsess about something, you keep thinking about it and find it difficult to think about anything else.
I must admit that maps obsess me.


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