WONK: a second look at the word

On June the 8th I wrote a blog posting about the word wonk and thought I was done with it.  [WONK]   I discovered in that process that a wonk could be anything from an Australian sailor to a Geek who is overly-obsessed with the pursuit of a specific topic.   There was a reference to the […]

WONK: a person who is obsessed with a specific academic pursuit

I have to confess to being a little confused by the result of my attempts to research the word wonk.   I’ve heard the word used a lot lately, so decided to make it my subject for today’s posting. The dictionaries didn’t prove to be a clarifier for me.  In fact, if anything they only added […]