-oholic meaning

  • Noun suffix: -oholic
    1. Addicted to something
      - -aholic

  • [British slang]
    Suffix. A suffix added to emphasise the nature of a person with regard to one of their obsessive or compulsive qualities, taken from the commonly used alcoholic. Terms such as chocoholic and sexoholic are frequently heard. E.g."It's pointless calling for Jim before midday, he's a sleepoholic.”

Related Words

  1. -nik meaning
  2. -nomic meaning
  3. -nomy meaning
  4. -o meaning
  5. -ock meaning
  6. -oholism meaning
  7. -oid meaning
  8. -oidal meaning
  9. -oidally meaning
  10. -ol meaning
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