Posted by Bruce Kahl on December 12, 2002
In Reply to: Obsessed with speed posted by TheFallen 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.