Synonyms for obsess

Synonyms for (verb) obsess

Synonyms: obsess, ghost, haunt

Definition: haunt like a ghost; pursue

Usage: Fear of illness haunts her

Similar words: preoccupy

Definition: engage or engross the interest or attention of beforehand or occupy urgently or obsessively

Usage: His work preoccupies him; The matter preoccupies her completely--she cannot think of anything else


Synonyms: obsess

Definition: be preoccupied with something

Usage: She is obsessing over her weight

Similar words: worry

Definition: be worried, concerned, anxious, troubled, or uneasy

Usage: I worry about my job