dork

n A stupid or foolish person. He is such a dork he spends his time downtown watching the parking meters. 1970s

Historical dictionary of American slang . 2014.

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  • dork — [dork] 1. n. the penis. (Usually objectionable.) □ Paul told a joke about a dork, but everybody just sat there and looked straight ahead. 2. n. a jerk; a strange person. (See also megadork.) □ Ye gods, Sally! You are a dork! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • dork|y — «DR kee», adjective, dork|i|er, dork|i|est. Slang. dull, stupid, or ineffectual: »She asked Kate what she thought of Cle. “He s dorky,” Kate responded. She didn t like his glasses (Chicago Tribune) …   Useful english dictionary

  • dork — (d[^o]rk), n. 1. a person who is stupid, socially inept, or ridiculous; always used disparagingly. [slang.] Syn: nerd; jerk. [PJC] 2. the penis. [vulgar slang] [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dork — [ dɔrk ] noun count INFORMAL an insulting word for someone who you think is stupid because they behave or dress in a way not considered fashionable ╾ dork|y adjective: He was wearing this really dorky shirt …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dork — [dôrk] n. 1. [Vulgar Slang] the penis 2. Slang a person regarded as stupid, foolish, awkward, clumsy, etc. dorky adj. dorkier, dorkiest …   English World dictionary

  • dork — [do:k US do:rk] n informal [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: Perhaps from DICK1] someone who you think is or looks stupid >dorky adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dork — stupid person, 1967, originally U.S. student slang, perhaps from earlier meaning penis (1964), itself probably an alteration of DICK (Cf. dick). Related: Dorky; dorkiness …   Etymology dictionary

  • dørk — sb., en, e, ene (skibsgulv); gå i dørken (falde om) …   Dansk ordbog

  • dork — ► NOUN informal ▪ a socially inept person. ORIGIN perhaps a variant of DIRK(Cf. ↑dirk), influenced by DICK(Cf. ↑dick) …   English terms dictionary


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