speccy

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From spec (spectacles) +‎ -ie.

Adjective[edit]

speccy (not comparable)

  1. (colloquial, derogatory) bespectacled
    • 1971, Ivor Felstein, A Change of Face and Figure:
      [] perhaps being taunted as "speccy" or "four eyes" or "blindy".
    • 2004, Bennett-Levy et al, Oxford Guide to Behavioural Experiments in Cognitive Therapy
      Her schoolmates called her "speccy four-eyes" and hid her glasses. She grew up feeling there was something wrong with her as a person.

Etymology 2[edit]

From spec (spectacular) +‎ -ie.

Noun[edit]

speccy (plural speccies)

  1. (Australian rules football, informal) Synonym of spectacular mark