cacoëthes scribendi

cacoëthes scribendi
\\-skrə̇ˈbendē, -ˌdī\ noun
Etymology: Latin
: an uncontrollable urge to write

his book tempts us to encourage him in a senile cacoëthes scribendiSpectator

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cacoethes scribendi /skrī-benˈdī or skrē-benˈdē/ noun
A mania for writing or getting things into print, literally an itch for writing
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