- work-study program,
Origin of workaholic
Examples from the Web for workaholic
There were, though, other loves that belied the appearance of a desiccated, workaholic spinster.
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And spare a thought for the policeman two days ago who was gunned down in the desert by a workaholic drug dealer.
- a person obsessively addicted to work
- (as modifier)workaholic behaviour
Word Origin for workaholic
1968, coined from work (n.) with second element abstracted absurdly from alcoholic. This sets up the old Rodney Dangerfield joke: "My old man was a workaholic: every time he thought about work, he got drunk."