1. a school child who has been rejected by their fellows.
|Pretty in Pink 10: There were the richies, and then there were the zoids: the freaks, the outsiders, the zombies. And the girl he was looking at now was definitely a zoid.|
|With the Boys 175: Zoid was defined by its originator as referring to a boy who is a ‘loser’ [...] and is not a member of any group (as in the sarcastic put-down: ‘You’re a zoid; ya know it?’).|
2. (US campus) a fan of punk rock and its attendant styles.
|Campus Sl. Sept.|
|Sl. and Sociability 36: Slang words formed by clipping sounds from the beginning of the word are [...] zoid ‘fan of punk rock music and styles’, from freakazoid.|