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oniomania

[oh-nee-uh-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh] /ˌoʊ ni əˈmeɪ ni ə, -ˈmeɪn yə/
noun
1.
an uncontrollable desire to buy things.
Origin
< Neo-Latin < Greek ṓni(os) for sale (derivative of ônos price) + -o- -o- + Late Latin mania -mania
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oniomaniac
[oh-nee-uh-mey-nee-ak] /ˌoʊ ni əˈmeɪ niˌæk/ (Show IPA),
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Contemporary definitions for oniomania
noun

a passion or insane desire to buy things

Word Origin

Greek onios 'for sale'

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