Etymology
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dork (n.)

"stupid person," 1967, originally U.S. student slang, perhaps from earlier meaning "penis" (1964), itself probably an alteration of dick (n.). Related: Dorky; dorkiness.

updated on October 01, 2018

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Definitions of dork from WordNet

dork (n.)
a dull stupid fatuous person;
Synonyms: jerk
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