nerd nerd  /ˈnɜrd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious
  2. (n) an intelligent but single-minded expert in a particular technical field or profession

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Former PTI reporter Benjamin Nugent, author of American Nerd: The Story of My People, is also worried about the Urkel effect, though he thinks Obama is less nerd than nerd-adjacent.

News

  1. Desiree Hartsock: 25 Things You Don't Know About Me

    The Bachelorette 's Desiree Hartsock , 27, opens up to Us. The Bachelorette airs on ABC Mondays at 8 P.M. 1. I'm a book nerd. I want to write one. 2. I played volleyball in high school.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: US Weekly

  2. What’s New in iOS 7, the Radical Redesign of Apple’s Mobile Experience

    Happy Nerd Christmas! Apple CEO Tim Cook got you a new operating system for the iPhone and iPad. It looks different. It works differently. It has a host of new features and design elements--from full multitasking to the Pandora-like iTunes ...        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Wired News

  3. A comic-book nerd's take on 'Man of Steel'

    As a shy and tortured teenage nerd, I cherished my Superman comic books like little else.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Pioneer Press

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Quotes

  1. "How great is that? The commander in chief to be is actually a nerd in chief," Quesada said. "It was really, really cool to see that we had a geek in the White House. We're all thrilled with that."
    on Jan 8, 2009 By: Joe Quesada Source: FOXNews

  2. "One of the reasons has to do with the negative stereotype in engineering - the nerd drinking Cokes and eating Twinkies until 3 in the morning," said William Wulf, president of the National Academy of Engineerin. "The really important...
    on Jan 12, 2007 By: William Wulf Source: Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

  3. "He does look like the dude from 'Mad' magazine," Hughley joked of the Democratic presidential nominee in an interview with AP Television. "It's so funny because he ain't a cool dude to me. He's like a tall Urkel dude (the bespectacled nerd...
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: DL Hughley Source: Newsweek

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