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English definition of “compulsive”


adjective  /kəmˈpʌl·sɪv/ us  
having a very strong desire to do something repeatedly: We’re really not compulsive shoppers, you know.
adverb  /kəmˈpʌl·sɪv·li/ us  
He is compulsively neat.
(Definition of compulsive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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