adjective \ˈdr-kē\

Definition of DORKY

:  foolishly stupid :  clueless
dork·i·ness noun

Examples of DORKY

  1. <she's always being embarrassed by her dorky cousins>

First Known Use of DORKY

circa 1970

Related to DORKY

airheaded, birdbrained, bonehead, boneheaded, brain-dead, brainless, bubbleheaded, chuckleheaded, dense, dim, dim-witted, doltish, dopey (also dopy), stupid [slang], dull, dumb, dunderheaded, empty-headed, fatuous, gormless [chiefly British], half-witted, knuckleheaded, lamebrain (or lamebrained), lunkheaded, mindless, oafish, obtuse, opaque, pinheaded, senseless, simple, slow, slow-witted, soft, softheaded, thick, thickheaded, thick-witted, unintelligent, unsmart, vacuous, weak-minded, witless
apt, brainy, bright, brilliant, clever, fast, hyperintelligent, intelligent, keen, nimble, quick, quick-witted, sharp, sharp-witted, smart, supersmart, ultrasmart

Rhymes with DORKY


Next Word in the Dictionary: dorlach
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Dorking
All Words Near: dorky

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up dorky? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).