oniomania

[ oh-nee-uh-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh ]
/ ˌoʊ ni əˈmeɪ ni ə, -ˈmeɪn yə /

noun

an uncontrollable desire to buy things.

Nearby words

  1. ongoing,
  2. ongoings,
  3. oni,
  4. onie,
  5. onigiri,
  6. onion,
  7. onion dome,
  8. onion fly,
  9. onion rings,
  10. onion snow

Origin of oniomania

< New Latin < Greek ṓni(os) for sale (derivative of ônos price) + -o- -o- + Late Latin mania -mania

Related formso·ni·o·ma·ni·ac [oh-nee-uh-mey-nee-ak] /ˌoʊ ni əˈmeɪ niˌæk/, noun

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