Share this entry

Share this page

weenie

Syllabification: wee·nie
Pronunciation: /ˈwēnē
 
/

Definition of weenie in English:

noun

1 another term for wiener (sense 1).
2 vulgar slang A man’s penis.
2.1 (also wiener) informal A weak, socially inept, or boringly studious person: newer programming languages are a favorite of the tech weenies
More example sentences
  • Crikey, John, when are you going to learn that tech weenies are really good at tracking down aliases on the internet?
  • It looks like the push is toward mass market appeal, as opposed to more features for weenies like us.
  • Going after internet weenies that post hacking instructions will only make our copyright laws more laughable.

Definition of weenie in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day emulous
Pronunciation: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something