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Overwhelming InterestPlay
Use 'obsessive' to describe someone's interest that consumes their thoughts and actions beyond normal. SlideShe's obsessive about her garden, spending every free moment in it.
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Negative NuancePlay
'Obsessive' often has a negative connotation, suggesting a lack of balance or control. SlideHis obsessive gaming is affecting his grades.
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Unhealthy FocusPlay
'Obsessive' implies an unhealthy level of focus that may interfere with daily life. SlideHer obsessive checking of emails disrupted her vacation.