Informal a person having a compulsive need to work
Origin of workaholicfrom work + alcoholic: coined by W. E. Oates (1917-99), United States pastoral counselor
One who has a compulsive and unrelenting need to work.
(comparative more workaholic, superlative most workaholic)
- In the nature or manner of a workaholic.
work +"Ž -aholic