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geekery Syllabification: geek·er·y
Pronunciation: /ˈɡēkərē/

Definition of geekery in English:


Obsessive interest in or enthusiasm for a subject, typically one of specialist or minority interest: the New York Comic Con begins today, and with it comes all the geekery one expects of comic-book conventions
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  • It wasn't all hard-core geekery though.
  • This involved a great deal of driving and then some techie geekery so that I could record the gig.
  • It's for people who engage in geekery as a lifestyle rather than as a vocation.

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