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obsessed

adjective
 
 
/əbˈsest/
be obsessed by/with sb/sth B2 to think about someone or something all the time: to be obsessed with money/sexContinually thinking about
Translations of “obsessed”
in Chinese (Traditional) 心神不寧的, 著迷的, 困擾的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 心神不宁的, 着迷的, 困扰的…
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