What is another word for monomaniacal?

104 synonyms found


[ mˈɒnə͡ʊmɐnˌa͡ɪ͡əkə͡l], [ mˈɒnə‍ʊmɐnˌa‍ɪ‍əkə‍l], [ m_ˈɒ_n_əʊ_m_ɐ_n_ˌaɪə_k_əl]

How to use "Monomaniacal" in context?

There is no one simple definition for the word "monomaniacal." However, in general, it refers to someone whose single-minded focus is so intense it takes over their entire life, to the exclusion of all else. Someone who is clinically diagnosed with a monomaniacal disorder typically experiences problems in several key areas of their life: work, social, family, or personal.

This intense focus can create problems for the person because it often leads to missed opportunity, poor decision-making, and even reckless behavior.

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