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synonyms for obsessing

  • absorbing
  • captivating
  • compelling
  • enthralling
  • exciting
  • fascinating
  • gripping
  • intriguing
  • riveting
  • stimulating
  • consuming
  • controlling
  • monopolizing
  • preoccupying
  • provoking
  • all-consuming

antonyms for obsessing

MOST RELEVANT
  • boring
  • repellent
  • repulsive
  • uninteresting
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How to use obsessing in a sentence

She’s also just as food-obsessed as we are and wants to talk about it.
FREEZING WEATHER, COVID PIVOTS: HOW ‘EATER’S GUIDE TO THE WORLD’ WAS MADEEATER STAFFNOVEMBER 20, 2020EATER
I know there will be people under 21 among those, but these are young, sports-obsessed guys who are already sports bettors.
FREE MONEY, BIG ADDICTIONS: INSIDE THE BOOMING WORLD OF ONLINE SPORTS BETTINGBRETT HAENSELNOVEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
We both love practically every title in the series, enough to complete all of them and obsess over the smallest details and changes.
ALL THE ‘ASSASSIN’S CREED’ GAMES, RANKEDELISE FAVIS, GENE PARKNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He began to obsess over food and take drastic measures to lose weight.
SAYING THE QUIET PARTS OUT LOUDOUTSIDE EDITORSNOVEMBER 11, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
What you will regret is not being compassionate and kind enough to the people you love — and you’re not being as compassionate and kind to them if you’re obsessing about the election.
HOW TO DETOX FROM ELECTION ANXIETY, ACCORDING TO MENTAL HEALTH EXPERTSALLYSON CHIUNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
PhallacyEmily WillinghamAvery, $27We humans are kind of penis obsessed.
‘PHALLACY’ DEFLATES MYTHS ABOUT THE PENISES OF THE ANIMAL KINGDOMBETHANY BROOKSHIRENOVEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
It’s easy to get obsessed with comparisons to 2016, and as we’ve written, you shouldn’t make too much of one election — after all, it’s a sample size of one.
IS TONIGHT’S PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE TOO LATE TO SHAKE UP THE RACE?SARAH FROSTENSON (SARAH.FROSTENSON@ABC.COM)OCTOBER 22, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Four hundred years later, the early 20th-century modernists obsessed over windows and plazas in an effort to bring more sunlight and fresh air into buildings and neighborhoods.
THE SELF-DRIVING CAR IS A RED HERRING - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSANTHONY TOWNSENDOCTOBER 21, 2020NAUTILUS
If you ever thought the podcast you obsess over would make a good movie or TV series, that’s probably because it’s supposed to be one.
FILM STUDIOS ARE USING PODCASTS TO DECIDE WHICH MOVIES TO MAKEADAM EPSTEINOCTOBER 18, 2020QUARTZ
Salazar was obsessed with beating Jerry Schumacher, a fellow Nike running coach he had hired to succeed him, who eventually broke off to run his own, rival program within the brand’s ecosystem.
INSIDE A SECRET RUNNING PROGRAM AT NIKE AND A WIN-AT-ALL-COSTS CORPORATE CULTURERACHEL KINGOCTOBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO OBSESSING

  • absorbing
  • all-consuming
  • captivating
  • compelling
  • consuming
  • controlling
  • enthralling
  • exciting
  • fascinating
  • gripping
  • intriguing
  • monopolizing
  • obsessing
  • preoccupying
  • provoking
  • riveting
  • stimulating
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.