Synonyms of compulsive in English:



  • 1 a compulsive desire
    irresistible, uncontrollable, compelling, overwhelming, urgent; obsessive
  • 2 compulsive eating
    obsessive, obsessional, addictive, uncontrollable
  • 3 a compulsive liar
    inveterate, chronic, incorrigible, incurable, hardened, hopeless, persistent; obsessive, addicted, habitual
    informal pathological
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