Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary
compulsive
UK | US

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
compulsive /kəm'pʌlsiv/
  • tính từ
    • ép buộc, có xu hướng ép buộc
Concise Dictionary
compulsives-lsɪv
noun
+a person with a compulsive disposition; someone who feels compelled to do certain things
adj.
+caused by or suggestive of psychological compulsion
+strongly motivated to succeed

Thesaurus Dictionary
adj.
compelling, obsessive, coercive, urgent, forceful, overwhelming, constrained:
She is such a compulsive workaholic that she double-checks everything done by her staff.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
1 (of behaviour) that is difficult to stop or control: compulsive eating / spending / gambling
2 (of people) not being able to control their behaviour: a compulsive drinker / gambler / liar
3 that makes you pay attention to it because it is so interesting and exciting: The programme made compulsive viewing.
compulsively adverb: She watched him compulsively. + a compulsively readable book


Random quote: Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.: Bruce Lee

Latest queries: ideally, prices, indoor, approachable, hydro, plague, last], infatuation, reiterate, century, trains, choirboy, crooked, over-the-counter, terminus, turn-on, toothbrush, splinter, enterprising, compulsive,

Updated: 14/03/2018: A new open-source Javascript engine/library named Howler has been employed to handle audiofile. Enjoy pronunciation!

Optional: 01/2018:Picture Dictionary

Updated: 05/06/2018:List of Academic Words

Updated: 03/2019: Learning by reading annotated text, reliable state of art and updated news