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synonyms for nerdy

  • banal
  • boring
  • dull
  • insipid
  • tame
  • tedious
  • watery
  • white-bread
  • wishy-washy
  • blah
  • dull as dishwater
  • flat
  • flavorless
  • ho-hum
  • humdrum
  • milk-and-water
  • monotonous
  • nothing
  • pabulum
  • sapless
  • unexciting
  • uninspiring
  • uninteresting
  • unstimulating
  • vanilla
  • vapid
  • waterish
  • weak
  • wimpy
  • zero
  • abominable
  • awful
  • creepy
  • distasteful
  • gruesome
  • hateful
  • horrific
  • loathsome
  • nasty
  • objectionable
  • obnoxious
  • odious
  • outrageous
  • repugnant
  • scandalous
  • shameless
  • shocking
  • vile
  • vulgar
  • cloying
  • foul
  • gross
  • nauseating
  • revolting
  • satiating
  • stinking
  • beastly
  • detestable
  • frightful
  • ghastly
  • grody
  • hideous
  • horrid
  • icky
  • lousy
  • macabre
  • monstrous
  • noisome
  • offensive
  • repellent
  • rotten
  • scuzzy
  • sleazeball
  • sleazy
  • yecchy
  • yucky

antonyms for nerdy

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  • bright
  • exciting
  • interesting
  • lively
  • bitter
  • delicious
  • distinctive
  • sharp
  • tasty
  • yummy
  • zingy
  • balanced
  • logical
  • plain
  • practical
  • rational
  • realistic
  • reasonable
  • responsible
  • sane
  • sensible
  • serious
  • smart
  • sound
  • wise
  • careful
  • cautious
  • circumspect
  • prudent
  • thoughtful
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      How to use nerdy in a sentence

      He’d grown up a nerdy Catholic Boy Scout in suburban Chicago, and had always been, as his sister Audrey Kalmus said, someone who “jumped into things he believed in with three feet.”
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      Now a man for real, he could gift his nerdy sister a jacket we’d never afford otherwise, embrace danger by way of a transactional hug and floss and sway all the way to prison, where he’d end up in a matter of months.
      ANGIE THOMAS’ NEW PREQUEL TO THE HATE U GIVE CHALLENGES THE CULT OF MASCULINITYCLEYVIS NATERAJANUARY 12, 2021TIME
      Academic discourse like these form the seat of science, and may seem incredibly nerdy and outdated—especially because rather than online channels, the two sides resorted to a centuries-old pen-and-paper discussion.
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      Abovitz drew people in with a nerdy charm and naked ambition, said people who worked with him.
      MAGIC LEAP TRIED TO CREATE AN ALTERNATE REALITY. ITS FOUNDER WAS ALREADY IN ONEVERNE KOPYTOFFSEPTEMBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
      In some of my high school classes, it wasn’t cool to be nerdy.
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      WORDS RELATED TO NERDY

      • banal
      • blah
      • boring
      • dull
      • dull as dishwater
      • flat
      • flavorless
      • ho-hum
      • humdrum
      • insipid
      • milk-and-water
      • monotonous
      • nerdy
      • nothing
      • pabulum
      • sapless
      • tame
      • tedious
      • unexciting
      • uninspiring
      • uninteresting
      • unstimulating
      • vanilla
      • vapid
      • waterish
      • watery
      • weak
      • white-bread
      • wimpy
      • wishy-washy
      • zero
      Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.