[ dweeb ]
/ dwib /
Slang. nerd; wimp.
Dork, Dweeb, Nerd, And Geek: Which One Are You?There’s a lot of overlap in meanings. Yet, some of these terms have grown up a little more than others and even wriggled away from their negative connotations. In fact, there appears to be a hierarchy to these terms now.
Origin of dweeb
First recorded in 1980–85
Related formsdweeb·ish, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for dweeb
/ (dwiːb) /
slang, mainly US a stupid or uninteresting person
Word Origin for dweeb
C20: of unknown origin
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