Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


English definition of “dweeb”


noun [C]     /dwiːb/ US slang disapproving
a person who is physically and socially awkward and has little confidence : What a dweeb! Why doesn't she dump him?Weakness and vulnerability
(Definition of dweeb noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of dweeb

Definitions of “dweeb” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day


the skill or activity of preparing and cooking food

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More