somewhat like or typical of a nerd; also called nerdy , nerdlike
Silicon Valley workers used to be considered nerdish.
adjective somewhat like or typical of a nerd; resembling a nerd; also called nerdy , nerdish Examples I like the nerdlike quality of flannel pajamas. See nerdish
noun An inexperienced and naive computer ”hacker” (1980s+)
- Nerd pack
noun A plastic shield worn to keep ink off shirt pockets (1980s+ Teenagers)
- Nerd pride
body The Nerd Pride movement, modeled on the Gay Pride movement, was started at MIT by Professors Gerald Sussman and Hal Abelson. Nerd pride paraphernalia includes baseball hats, buttons and – of course – pocket protectors. “My idea is to present an image to children that it is good to be intellectual, and not to […]