obsesionar
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obsesionar(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to make worry)
a. to obsess
El tema de qué hará con su vida obsesiona a Ana.Ana obsesses over the question of what will she do with her life.
Al autor le obsesiona el tema de viajar a través del tiempo.The author is obsessed with the theme of time travel.
obsesionarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (to become hazy)
a. to get obsessed
Pedro se está obsesionando cada vez más con la idea de que sus profesores lo odian.Pedro is getting more and more obsessed with the idea that his teachers hate him.
b. to become obsessed
Mi hijo se obsesionó con el video juego y no paró hasta terminarlo.My son became obsessed with the video game and he didn't stop until he finished it.
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obsesionar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to obsess
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (general)
a. to be obsessed
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obsesionar
transitive verb
[+recuerdo] to haunt; [+manía, afición] to obsess;
pronominal verb
obsesionarse to become o get obsessed
cuando se obsesiona con algo, no lo deja hasta que lo consigue no te obsesiones con la idea de la muerte Deja de obsesionarte.
obsesionarse con o por algo to become o get obsessed with o by sth
Se obsesiona demasiado con / por la apariencia física.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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