Synonyms of compulsive in English:

compulsive


See definition of compulsive

adjective

1‘a compulsive desire’

SYNONYMS

irresistible, uncontrollable, compelling, driving, overwhelming, overpowering, urgent, besetting

obsessive, neurotic

2‘compulsive eating’

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obsessive, obsessional, addictive, uncontrollable, out of control, ungovernable

3‘a compulsive liar’

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inveterate, chronic, incorrigible, incurable, irredeemable, hardened, hopeless, persistent

obsessive, obsessional, addicted, habitual, dependent

informal pathological, hooked

ANTONYMS

occasional

4‘it's compulsive viewing’

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fascinating, compelling, gripping, riveting, engrossing, totally absorbing, enthralling, captivating, spellbinding, mesmerizing, mesmeric, entrancing

informal unputdownable

ANTONYMS

dull, tedious