dork + -y
dorky (comparative dorkier, superlative dorkiest)
- Like a dork.
1962, Alain Robbe-Grillet, Last year at Marienbad, page 167:
- I entitled the piece "Dorky", dork being slang for a person who does not belong to popular groups, usually an outsider, an odd person, sometimes inept, other times cranky.
1998, Dana Redfield, Lucy Blue and the Daughters of Light, ISBN 9781571741073:
- Anyway this dorky guy asks Sallyfrass to dance and she kind of likes him...