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anal retentive

adjective

  1. having an anal character.


noun

  1. a person who is anal retentive.

anal retentive

noun

  1. a person who exhibits anal personality traits


adjective

  1. exhibiting anal personality traits

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Word History and Origins

Origin of anal retentive1

First recorded in 1935–40

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