–noun 1. a computer expert or enthusiast (a term of pride as self-reference, but often considered offensive when used by outsiders.)
2. a peculiar or otherwise dislikable person, esp. one who is perceived to be overly intellectual.
3. a carnival performer who performs sensationally morbid or disgusting acts, as biting off the head of a live chicken.
/dud, dyud/ Show Spelled [dood, dyood] Show IPA noun, verb,dud·ed, dud·ing.
–noun1.a man excessively concerned with his clothes, grooming, and manners.
2.Slang. fellow; chap.
3.a person reared in a large city.
4.Western U.S. an urban Easterner who vacations on a ranch.
I once got told in school that a 'dude' was a camels foreskin, lmao.
My point with the dictionary quotes earlier was that with slang words everything is open to interpretation. One persons meaning of a slang word and be totally different to anothers.
and the guy to my left had quite elf-like ears.
I get asked for information more than anyone else at work, but usually it's "what area code is +45?" etc.
My brain is sponge for normally useless facts! So yes.
I wouldn't say thats being a geek..... it's just being a nob.
Well I done a computer networking degree, cisco qualified... Need I say anymore?! Even though I now work in the investment management sector, I still like to do my I.T courses...yep that makes me a geek I hear u say!
Also the fact I love to take everything apart and put back together, or break on many occasions. My gf thinks I'm a geek for tampering with my car and being anal about keeping it clean, also how often I'm searching around this site! She constantly calls me a geek! Haha " your not on that stupid site again are you?" lol