English to Afrikaans Meaning :: obsess

Obsess :
obsessief
- obsessiefobsessieobsessestobobsessie
 

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Verb(1) haunt like a ghost; pursue(2) be preoccupied with something

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(1) The matters that obsess her protagonists clearly obsess her and her obsessible readers as well.(2) But music continued to obsess him; in many of his stories, he links it with supernatural forces.(3) This is a question that will obsess me for the rest of my life.(4) There are questions that obsess athletes and journalists.(5) The fact that this question has been raised shows how obsessed people are with the plant.(6) When it comes to saving and investing, people are obsessed with the returns they're going to get on their money.(7) In our country there are people obsessed with windfall profits and fabulous wealth.(8) We have also a tendency in the media for obsessing about stories.(9) What can you do so as not to leave behind what obsesses you?(10) The President made a lot of mistakes last week, but most of his critics are making an even bigger one now by obsessing about what he said and did.(11) She was obsessed with one food for about a month and a half and then she changed her mind.(12) I miss talking about where my life is heading, what my thoughts are, the state of my relationships, things I'm obsessing about, things that inspire me.(13) So how come I'm sitting here, at almost 40 years old, still obsessing about it?(14) They're not very accurate as a detailed performance indicator and universities shouldn't waste too much time obsessing about rankings.(15) I will eventually stop obsessing about this enough to write about something else.(16) I am not obsessing about it, not more than I ever did anyway.
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Verb
1. preoccupy ::
heeltemal in beslag neem
3. prey on someone's mind ::
prooi op gedagte iemand se
4. prey on ::
jag maak op
5. possess ::
besit
6. haunt ::
spook
7. consume ::
verteer
8. plague ::
plaag
9. torment ::
marteling
10. hound ::
hond
11. bedevil ::
beduiwel
12. beset ::
omring
13. take control of ::
neem beheer van
14. control ::
beheer
16. have a hold on ::
'n houvas op
17. rule ::
reël
18. eat up ::
eet op
19. have a grip on ::
'n greep op
20. grip ::
greep
Different Forms
obsess, obsessed, obsesses, obsessing, obsession, obsessions, obsessive, obsessives
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