Definition of Aspie in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˈaspi/


A person with Asperger’s syndrome: an author and self-described Aspie
More example sentences
  • Cognitive Behavioral therapy is most effective with Aspies because it appeals to their logical nature.
  • Anyway, if you had to guess, do you think most Aspies would fall into any particular religious or political camp?
  • The difference between Asperger's syndrome and the social disorders mentioned above is in the way that Aspies communicate with others.


Having or displaying characteristics of Asperger’s syndrome: my home-educated Aspie daughter has read quite a few of these books I’m quite Aspie
More example sentences
  • He gets tons of hugs and kisses and love, and his Aspie self loves this sort of positive attention.
  • I'm mildly Aspie so I can take things quite literally, especially in stressful situations like an interview.
  • She is a stay-at-home mom of an Aspie teenage boy and a spirited preteen girl.


1990s: abbreviation of Asperger's syndrome.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: Aspie

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

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