A person who is intellectual but generally introverted (noun)
One who has an intense, obsessive interest in something. (noun)
An unattractive, socially awkward, annoying, undesirable, and/or boring, person; a dork. (noun)
Examples of word nerd
I was merrily typing away to friends in some primitive chat room on my IBM XT (super nerd), listening to some music (probably Flock of Seagulls -- nerd++), and watching Back to the Future with the sound off (neeeeerrrrrrrd).
By Stephanie Castillo YourTango Whether you're a word nerd or a grammarian's nightmare, a study published in Psychological Science says that people with similar language...
My inner word nerd is jumping for joy at the thought of adding this kit to my life.
Videoblogger Ze Frank is in what he calls a nerd fight with Rocketboom producer Andrew Baron.
However sitting in front of a client and telling them they are idiots and they don't know what they are doing and what I call nerd flexing in front of them never goes over well.