a person who is intelligent but socially inept; a nerd
either from "Felix the Cat" or "Revenge of the Nerds"
poindexter followed with a recitation of the Iran program filled with deliberate inaccuracies.
On the morning of November 25, Regan advised poindexter to be prepared to step down as national security advisor.
He spoke to Reagan, Bush, Regan, McFarlane, poindexter, and perhaps others.
The total missile count was double the figure poindexter reported.
He found poindexter on the ground, bleeding from a bullet wound to his chest.
poindexter had told her it was four miles to the shanty; she might walk there.
She said this so naturally and quietly that poindexter was deceived.
From your husband you may learn why a Cadwalader can never find his happiness with a poindexter.
For the moment she hated poindexter for sharing that secret.
Did poindexter know it, or had he only entrapped her into the admission?
"nerdy intellectual," by 1986, U.S. teenager slang, from the character Poindexter, introduced 1959 in the made-for-TV cartoon version of "Felix the Cat."