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Re: Obsessed with speed

Posted by TheFallen on December 12, 2002

In Reply to: Re: Obsessed with speed posted by R. Berg on December 12, 2002

: : i've been searching all over the internet to try to find the word that means an obsession with speed. if anyone could help me, it'd be great.

: : thanks

: I don't know of such a word, but you might have some luck with the prefix "tachy-."

Good suggestion from Ms. Berg. If you don't want to use an expression like "speed junkie", you might well have to make a word up - tachyomania or tachyophilia spring to mind as legitimate coinages.