An anal retentive person is a person who pays such attention to detail that it becomes an obsession and may be an annoyance to others. The term derives from.
Top 5 signs you are anal-retentive. Posted March 1, in Fun. You keep large redundant amounts of all your sundries such as laundry detergent so that you.
Dear Cecil: What exactly is meant by "anal retentive"? I think I am that. I saw a T- shirt that said, "You are anal retentive if you wonder if there should be a hyphen.
I am mildly anal-retentive and obsessive compulsive. What does anal-retentive mean? Well, if you're anal-retentive you would have noticed that the word "have" .
And while people do suffer from sub-clinical symptoms, most people who throw around sayings like, "I'm so OCD about my hair, my closet.