Synonyms and Antonyms of besetting
caused by or suggestive of an irresistible urge that woman's besetting need to meddle in the affairs of others Synonyms compulsive, driven, impulsive, obsessional, obsessiveRelated Words irrepressible, uncontrollable; automatic, instinctive, involuntary, knee-jerk, reflex, spontaneous; conditioned, mechanical; unconscious, unthinking, unwitting; capricious, unpredictable, whimsicalNear Antonyms unforced, voluntary, willful (or wilful); controllable, manageable, resistible
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