colector compulsivo


colector compulsivo
(n.) = magpie, hoarder, packrat
Ex. Now to start chucking out stuff that I don't need; being a bit of a magpie, that might be difficult!.
Ex. Hoarders may become anxious and angry at the mere suggestion of getting rid of items that they've held onto for years.
Ex. In broad terms, lack of weeding was associated with fear, inertia, and a 'packrat mentality,' causing one librarian to remark that it is 'time to weed librarians who don't want to weed'.
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(n.) = magpie, hoarder, packrat

Ex: Now to start chucking out stuff that I don't need; being a bit of a magpie, that might be difficult!.

Ex: Hoarders may become anxious and angry at the mere suggestion of getting rid of items that they've held onto for years.
Ex: In broad terms, lack of weeding was associated with fear, inertia, and a 'packrat mentality,' causing one librarian to remark that it is 'time to weed librarians who don't want to weed'.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.


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