Adjective "obsessively" definition and examples

(Obsessively may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/əbˈsɛsɪvli/

Definitions and examples

adverb

In an obsessive manner.
  1. 'he is obsessively focused on his career'
  2. 'She worried obsessively that her four-year struggle would destroy her family's finances.'
  3. 'She obsessively followed the two bands.'
  4. 'I've been able to obsessively check my email six times in a weekend.'
  5. 'After an hour of obsessively checking my email, it sent me an address, phone number and more.'
  6. 'I listened obsessively to the most recent song my ex-boyfriend wrote about me.'

More definitions

1. being, pertaining to, or resembling an obsession: an obsessive fear of illness.

2. causing an obsession.

3. excessive, especially extremely so. noun

4. someone who has an obsession or obsessions; a person who thinks or behaves in an obsessive manner.

More examples(as adjective)

"drivings can be obsessively."

Origin

(obsessive)