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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Obsessed with a single subject or idea.

Usage examples (32)
  • Hiring help does not solve the problems with the "monomaniacal" culture of science.
  • One thing was clear, though--I was never going to be a professor of anything if it meant that kind of monomaniacal passion.
  • Mr. GOUREVITCH: He was -- he modeled himself a lot on Mobutu Sese Seko of Zaire, a certain kind of monomaniacal, African strongman type.
  • Even in the darkness, this monomaniacal genius rails. for more
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