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poindexter

noun

a person who is intelligent but socially inept; a nerd

Word Origin

either from "Felix the Cat" or "Revenge of the Nerds"

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poindexter

noun

An overly studious person; merv, nerd, pencil neck (1980s+ Students)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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