geeked

adjective
\ ˈgēkt How to pronounce geeked (audio) \

Definition of geeked

slang
: filled with excitement or enthusiasm

Examples of geeked in a Sentence

she's really geeked to see the exhibit featuring the latest in home electronics
Recent Examples on the Web Although fans are geeked to see their favorite childhood literacy advocate take centerstage, many are rooting for Burton to become the permanent host following his set during the last two weeks of July. Mia Uzzell, Essence, 22 Apr. 2021 Now, Lions interim coach Darrell Bevell gets his first shot as an NFL head coach and is geeked about it. Carlos Monarrez, Detroit Free Press, 6 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of geeked

1984, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for geeked

geek "to excite, stimulate" (probably derivative of geek) + -ed entry 1

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“Geeked.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geeked. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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