Definition of 'geek'
Example sentences containing 'geek'
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There are lots of nerds and geeks about this year.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The festival is awash this year with geeks and nerds.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
All this fuss over a computer geek.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Or are there a lot of sad sci-fi geeks in this world?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
And some people say that geeks aren't good with women.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It's a good time to be a gadget geek.The Sun (2015) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But gadget geeks may find it all too frivolous and comedy fans may wince at their favourites' talking head ramblings.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But the maths geek liked music more than the idea of joining a multinational, so he worked in a record store.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
THIS is a belter for sci-fi geeks.The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It has been called geek art (by me).Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There's something about the way a superior gadget comes out of its box that excites one's inner geek.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
FOR maths geeks, here's the full formula.The Sun (2012)
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