gearhead

noun gear·head \ ˈgir-ˌhed \

Definition of gearhead

: a person who pursues mechanical or technological interests (as in automobiles or computers)

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First Known Use of gearhead

1974


GEARHEAD Defined for English Language Learners

gearhead

noun

Definition of gearhead for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is very interested in mechanical or technical things (such as cars or computers)


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