adjective see geek

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • geeky — UK US /ˈgiːki/ adjective INFORMAL IT ► used to describe someone who knows a lot about science or technology, especially computers: »Instead of talking algorithms to geeky programmers, he offers a primer in practical computer security for those… …   Financial and business terms

  • geeky — by 1985, from GEEK (Cf. geek) in teen slang sense + Y (Cf. y) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • geeky — [[t]gi͟ːki[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe someone as geeky, you think they look or behave like a geek. ...that geeky guy from the video store counter …   English dictionary

  • geeky — geek ► NOUN informal, chiefly N. Amer. 1) an unfashionable or socially inept person. 2) an obsessive enthusiast. DERIVATIVES geeky adjective. ORIGIN from the related English dialect word geck fool …   English terms dictionary

  • geeky — See geek. * * * …   Universalium

  • geeky — adjective Resembling or characteristic of a geek. See Also: geek, geekly …   Wiktionary

  • Geeky — of the nature of a geek; befitting a geek; socially awkward; dorky …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • geeky — Australian Slang of the nature of a geek; befitting a geek; socially awkward; dorky …   English dialects glossary

  • geeky — adj. of computer enthusiasts, of people who are experts on computers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • geeky — See: geek …   English dictionary

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