monomania NOUN obsessive preoccupation with one thing.
DERIVATIVES monomaniac noun.

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  • monomaniac — MONOMANIÁC, Ă, monomaniaci, ce, adj. (med.; rar) Monoman. [pr.: ni ac] – Din fr. monomaniaque. Trimis de LauraGellner, 04.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  MONOMANIÁC s., adj. v. monoman. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime …   Dicționar Român

  • Monomaniac — Mon oma ni*ac, n. A person affected by monomania. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Monomaniac — Mon oma ni*ac, Monomaniacal Mon oma ni*a*cal, a. [Cf. F. monomaniaque.] Affected with monomania, or partial derangement of intellect; caused by, or resulting from, monomania; as, a monomaniacal delusion. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • monomaniac — index bigot Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • monomaniac — (n.) 1833; see MONOMANIA (Cf. monomania) + MANIAC (Cf. maniac). Related: Monomaniacal …   Etymology dictionary

  • monomaniac — 1. noun /ˌmɒnəʊˈmeɪnɪæk,ˌmɑnoʊˈmeɪnɪæk/ A person who is obsessed with a single thing, to the exclusion of other concerns. Syn: fanatic 2. adjective /ˌmɒnəʊˈmeɪnɪæk,ˌmɑnoʊˈmeɪnɪæk/ Focussed on one thing above all others …   Wiktionary

  • monomaniac — noun or adjective see monomania …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • monomaniac — See monomania. * * * …   Universalium

  • monomaniac — 1. One exhibiting monomania. 2. Characterized by or relating to monomania. * * * mono·ma·ni·ac nē .ak n an individual affected by monomania …   Medical dictionary

  • monomaníac — mo|no|ma|ní|ac Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

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