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Slang

jerk

This page is about the slang term jerk

offensive!

Meaning

a stupid person

For example

  • Ted was being a real jerk at the party. He was hitting on all the girls, even if their boyfriends were right there with them.

  • He's usually a nice guy, but if he drinks too much alcohol he turns into a jerk.

Quick Quiz

If someone is a jerk, they'll probably be

a. very funny

b. really hard-working

c. pretty unpopular

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Contributor: Matt Errey