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  1. haunt, obsess, ghost(verb)

    haunt like a ghost; pursue

    "Fear of illness haunts her"

    frequent, ghostwrite, stalk, ghost, haunt

  2. obsess(verb)

    be preoccupied with something

    "She is obsessing over her weight"

    ghost, haunt

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  1. Mitch McConnell:

    Weve argued that American families deserve better than this partisan paralysis where Democrats literally obsess over impeachment and obstruct everything else, this very morning, for example, the Speaker gave a speech on national television to push forward her rushed and partisan impeachment. Not one word, not one word on the outstanding legislation the American people actually need. Nothing on USMCA or the NDAA or funding for our armed forces. Its all impeachment, all the time.

  2. Kelly Clarkson:

    I don't obsess about my weight, which is probably one of the reasons why other people have such a problem with it, there are just some people who are born skinny and with a great metabolism – that is not me. I wish I had a better metabolism.

  3. David Cameron:

    We all agreed, as do the Scottish public, that the independence referendum should be a 'once in a generation' or a 'once in a lifetime' event, so now it is time to move on. Some may want to obsess about separation, but I am focused on delivering devolution.

  4. Paul Hokemeyer:

    Selfies are about self-admiration. They provide people of all ages constant opportunities to obsess about their looks and their external presentation

  5. Nobukazu Kuriki:

    I learn more from my failures than my successes, when you fail, you obsess over why things went wrong.

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