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/vee'b*l-fes"tr/ (From "Born Loser" comix via Commodore; probably originally from "Mad" Magazine's "Veeblefeetzer" parodies ca. 1960) Any obnoxious person engaged in the (alleged) professions of marketing or management.
Antonym of hacker. Compare suit, marketroid. See also veeblefetzer.
[veeblefeetzer or veeblefetzer?]