Definition of workaholic noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌwɜːkəˈhɒlɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌwɜːrkəˈhɔːlɪk//
, NAmE//ˌwɜːrkəˈhɑːlɪk//
(informal, usually disapproving)
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a person who works very hard and finds it difficult to stop working and do other things More Like ThisBlended or portmanteau wordsalcopop, breathalyser, bromance, brunch, chillax, chugger, docusoap, edutainment, greenwash, guesstimate, infomercial, mechatronics, metrosexual, mockney, motel, multiplex, pleather, podcast, robocall, simulcast, sitcom, smog, staycation, telethon, televangelist, workaholic See worksheet.
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