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Poindexter Syllabification: Poin·dex·ter
Pronunciation: /ˈpoinˌdekstər/

Definition of Poindexter in English:


US informal
A boringly studious and socially inept person.
Example sentences
  • What, these Poindexters are left to wonder, ever happened to tradition?


1950s: the name of a character in the animated television series Felix the Cat, noted for his intelligence and use of scientific jargon.

Words that rhyme with Poindexter

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