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Synonyms for obsession

Synonyms for obsession

an irrational preoccupation

Synonyms for obsession

an irrational motive for performing trivial or repetitive actions, even against your will

an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone


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These rare illustrated pieces from the Huntington's collections are all part of ``Orchids: A Natural Obsession.
And in fact, Delvoye's work seems to be a conscious continuation of that tradition rather than a clinical case of scatological obsession.
Obsession is searching for three women and three men to model the group's upcoming winter collection.
I'm just now having to admit to the fact that I am extremely interested in obsession," he says with a chuckle.
Tucker is played by Jeff Bridges who manages to convey the obsession and drive of the car designer whose own Tucker Torpedo is more important to him than anything else.
Filipinos' obsession with dance is reflected in the success many Filipino dancers have enjoyed abroad, from the japayukis (cultural dancers sent to Japan to perform in various clubs) to the ranks of companies such as Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ballet Ciudad de Barcelona/ Escola Ballet, and Atlanta Ballet.
Candlelight Obsession features two more standard designs, Wind Wax and Creamy Soy which stand apart in today candle industry as well.
If you book a series of five of these treatments Obsession will offer your sixth one free.
By his own admission, Obmascik's interest in birds borders on obsession.
The National Magazine Awards, one for design and one for general excellence, suggest his competitors admire his willingness to celebrate his own obsessions in a field largely driven by market research.
In addition to the text, Dreams has music by Selena, whose own life provides the subject matter for Ballet Hispanico's splashiest new work, Idol Obsession.
The dazzling beauty then leapt to stardom (and into American pop culture) in Blake Edwards' wildly popular and Oscar-nominated film "10," in which she starred opposite Julie Andrews as the focus of Dudley Moore's comic obsession.
It seems it has become an obsession with Chelsea to win the European C u p , " s a i d Ferguson.
Marketing is a huge obsession of mine and a huge obsession of the network,'' he said.
Salon and spa group Obsession is looking to create 100 new jobs in the Midlands.