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control freak

INFORMAL
This page is about the dysphemism control freak

Meaning

someone who wants to have total control

For example

  • Kevin's a real control freak. He won't let anyone else make decisions.

  • I'm not a control freak! I just like to make sure everything's done correctly.

Quick Quiz

If you're often called a "control freak", you probably

a. don't control enough

b. control yourself too much

c. control other people too much
a) don't control enough b) control yourself too much c) control other people too much

Contributor: Matt Errey