Obsessive vs Mushy - What's the difference?

obsessive | mushy |


As adjectives the difference between obsessive and mushy

is that obsessive is prone to cause obsession while mushy is resembling or having the consistency of mush; semiliquid, pasty, or granular.

As a noun obsessive

is a person who is obsessed, who has an obsession.

obsessive

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Prone to cause obsession
  • ''The idea is too tempting, it's obsessive
  • Having one thought or pursuing one activity to the absolute or nearly absolute exclusion of all others.
  • ''Hardcore fans' obsessive behavior may take over their lives
  • Excessive, as results from obsession.
  • ''A workaholic's obsessive zeal may lead to success or burnout
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  • Synonyms

    * (Having one thought or pursuing one activity) unrelenting, unyielding, headstrong *

    Derived terms

    * obsessively

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person who is obsessed, who has an obsession
  • mushy

    English

    Adjective

    (en-adj)
  • resembling or having the consistency of mush; semiliquid, pasty, or granular
  • I don't especially like mushy oatmeal.
  • soft; squishy
  • The brake pedal is mushy sometimes when I step on it.
  • overly sappy, corny, or cheesy
  • Skip the mushy , romantic scenes and get to the action.