Cacoethes

Recurrent bad health

Cacoethes

• (n.) A bad quality or disposition in a disease; an incurable ulcer. • (n.) A bad custom or habit; an insatiable desire; as, cacoethes scribendi, `The itch for writing`.
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Cacoëthes

Cac`o·ë'thes noun [ Latin , from Greek ........................ of ill habits, ...... ........................ an ill habit; kako`s bad + ... habit] 1. A bad custom or habit; an insatiable desire; as, cacoëthes scribendi , 'The itch for writing'. Addison. ...
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cacoëthes

cacoëthes, cacoethes 1. A bad habit, incurable itch to do something, insatiable urge or desire. 2. A very bad habit, an obstinate or malignant disease.
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cacoethes

insatiable desire or mania; bad habit
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