adorkable


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adorkable

(əˈdɔːkəbəl)
adj
socially inept or unfashionable in a charming or endearing way
[blend of adorable and dork]
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This film is one of the most exciting releases in the latter half of 2019, featuring Tom Holland as the adorkable Spider-Man and Jake Gyllenhaal as Mysterio.
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It's easy to see how Cat Staggs and Amanda Deibert fell for each other: We ended up nerd-crushing hard on the adorkable couple the minute we sat down to talk about their work as one of the creative teams behind DC's new Wonder Woman series--Wonder Woman '77.
You most likely know Eden Sher from the ABC comedy "The Middle"; the word "adorkable" may have been coined to describe her character, Sue Heck.
Last year, you and your adorkable lab partner spent the whole year flirting over Bunsen burners.
Dru herself is an "adorkable" pin-up girl who's insecure and supportive.
Clarke has a hugely expressive face, but too often she simply cycles back and forth between aggressively adorkable cutesiness and dewy-eyed pathos, as if she's continually modeling for either a Kewpie doll or a marble statue of the pieta.
HelloGiggles has another famous lady behind it, but this one doesn't have a publishing background at all--she's the adorkable Zooey Deschanel from New Girl, Siri commercials, and--my personal favorite--Elf.
In terms of character and plot, there's a lot that's predictable about this setup: wry, adorkable protagonist with quirky but endearing friends, hapless boomers in midlife-crisis mode, God-fearing battleaxe aunty ...
Used to describe someone who is so socially hopeless it becomes endearing and cute, it's been heavily featured in New Girl and Zooey Deschanel's character Jess is the epitome of 'Adorkable'.