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    #1

    looking for a word

    Hello,

    I'm looking for a word that defines someone who needs attention from someone else. Someone that shows sadness when have no one to care about him/her. Someone who sometimes is hard to deal with because needs constant attention.

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    #2

    Re: looking for a word

    insecure person?


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    #3

    Re: looking for a word

    Whaat about "childish"...

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    #4

    Re: looking for a word

    Quote Originally Posted by angelg View Post
    Whaat about "childish"...
    Those traits are commonly found in adults too, don't you think so?

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    #5

    Re: looking for a word

    Possibly

    dependent
    clingy
    needy
    affectionate

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    #6

    Re: looking for a word

    Hello,

    What about attention seeker ?

    Note I'm not a teacher.

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    #7

    Re: looking for a word

    Thank you all, "insecure and needy person" is what I mean I guess!

    WordNet - Cite This Source - Share This needy
    adjective

    2. demanding or needing attention, affection, or reassurance to an excessive degree

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