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Nerd appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • O Bobo! Get Indy clear! He'd render a red nerd eh? Ra! El Cid nite! Go Bobo!
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Nerd is sometimes a misspelling of mud.

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Definition of the noun nerd

What does nerd mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: nerds

  1. an insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious
  2. an intelligent but single-minded expert in a particular technical field or profession
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic word: expert = a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully

Alternative definition of the noun nerd

noun

  1. [slang, sometimes derogatory] A person who is intellectual, skilled in one or more fields, and generally introverted

Group

nerd a.k.a. N*E*R*D is an American rock, funk, and hip hop band. Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo were signed by Teddy Riley to Virgin Records as a duo, The Neptunes. After producing songs for several artists throughout the late 1990s and early 2000s, the production duo formed the band with Shay Haley as a side project of The Neptunes in 2001. N*E*R*D's debut album, In Search Of..., sold 603,000 copies in the United States and was certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. It was also awarded the second annual Shortlist Music Prize. The band's second album, Fly or Die, sold 412,000 copies in the United States, but shipped at least 500,000 units making it qualify for RIAA's Gold Certification.

Person

Who is Nerd?

Nerd a.k.a. Nimit Pipitkul is an actor, known for 14 tula, songkram prachachon.

Music

  1. "Nerd" is a composition.
  2. "NERD" is a musical EP of Neelix.
    • released on (4 years ago)

Characters

  1. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2007 film The Cut.
    • also known as Eun-joo
    • in the film "The Cut", played by Soy
  2. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2005 film Shabd.
  3. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2010 film Yes or No.
  4. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2007 film Sex and Death 101.
  5. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2008 film The Love Guru.
  6. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2012 film Pitch Perfect.
  7. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2007 CGI movie Garfield Gets Real.
  8. Nerd is a fictional character from the short film Candy Zombies.
  9. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2014 film Wish I Was Here.
  10. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2013 film MeTube: August Sings Carmen 'Habanera'.
  11. Nerd is a fictional character from the 2013 film Are You Proud Of Me?.
  12. Nerd is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Nat Nerd, Computer Nerd and Herb The Nerd.

Miscellanea

  1. Nerd is a descriptive term, often used pejoratively, indicating that a person is overly intellectual, obsessive, or socially impaired. They may spend inordinate amounts of time on unpopular, obscure, or non-mainstream activities, which are generally either highly technical or relating to topics of fiction or fantasy, to the exclusion of more mainstream activities. Additionally, many nerds are described as being shy, quirky, and unattractive, and may have difficulty participating in, or even following, sports. Though originally derogatory, "Nerd" is a stereotypical term, but as with other pejoratives, it has been reclaimed and redefined by some as a term of pride and group identity.
  2. NERD: In baseball statistics, NERD is a quantitative measure of expected aesthetic value. NERD was originally created by Carson Cistulli and is part of his project of exploring the "art" of sabermetric research. The original NERD formula only took into account the pitcher's expected performance while the current model factors in the entire team's performance.
  3. NERD is a British television production company founded in 2010 by Jago Lee and John Farrar. The company specialises in formatted and scripted entertainment for the UK and US markets.
  4. Nerd is a comic strip genre.
  5. Nerd is a print ad.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Nerd

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Google previewHow to Prepare for the LSAT, Law School Admission Test (2005)

by Jerry Bobrow

Nerd is the wealthiest candidate (B) Nerd is a sufficiently experienced politician (C) being a ...

Google previewUnderstanding Research Methods (2016)

An Overview of the Essentials by Mildred L. Patten

The label nerd refers to one of the least liked crowds at school (B. B. Brown et al., 1994). It includes the...

Google previewGraphics for Learning (2010)

Proven Guidelines for Planning, Designing, and Evaluating Visuals in Training Materials by Ruth C. Clark, Chopeta Lyons

Definition A nerd is a person with the following characteristics: has more electronic devices than friends wears clothes from another era, especially high- waisted pants wears glasses (possibly repaired with tape or a safety pin) exhibits poor ...

Google previewDictionary of Contemporary Slang (2009)

by Tony Thorne

nerd n a gormless, vacuous, tedious and/or ineffectual person. Since the later 1970s this has been a vogue ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Education and Human Development (2015)

by Stephen J. Farenga, Immanuel Ness

®nerd. ̄. As a means of overcompensating for potential perceptions of weakness, boys are at particular risk for acting out aggressively and engaging in antisocial behavior. Girls, on the other hand, are at higher risk for internalizing problems, ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words (2008)

by Diagram Group

nerd bird Any passenger aircraft on a regular direct flight between US cities with large concentrations of high technology companies such as San Jose (Silicon Valley) and Seattle. nerd wrangler A person in the human ...

Google previewThe Advertising Age Encyclopedia of Advertising (2015)

by John McDonough, Karen Egolf

®nerd. scientist ̄ ideas on marketing and coaxed into a consumer-oriented, sophisticated, and persuasive approach. As if to counter its traditional image, the corporation«s premier nerd was shown in a 1998 spot with a ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English (2009)

by Tom Dalzell

Appendix, 1969 nerd; nurd noun a person lacking in social skills, fashion sense, or both us, 7957 • In Detroit, someone who once would be called a drip or a square is now, regrettably, a nerd, or in a less severe case, a scurve. — Newsweek ...

Google preview100 Entertainers Who Changed America: An Encyclopedia of Pop Culture Luminaries [2 volumes] (2013)

An Encyclopedia of Pop Culture Luminaries by Robert C. Sickels

Of course, something doesn't achieve comedy nerd object of obsession status by catching the eye of four suburban New ...

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Nerd Nite 19: American Sign Language, an Abbreviated History

"American Sign Language, an Abbreviated History" by Emily Fekete from Nerd Nite19, at Pachamama's Alton Ballroom on Wednesday, July 10, 2013.

Quotes about Nerd

I was such a nerd when I was younger and I may look different now and girls may like me, but I still feel like that nerd. (Vincent Kartheiser)
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Scrabble value of N1E1R1D2

The value of this 4-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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