: insane, crazy <said that it was a novel and all the people who said otherwise were nuts — Flannery O'Connor>
Examples of NUTS
- They looked at me like I was nuts.
- <the bizarre rantings in the notes left behind by the serial killer convinced the police that the guy was nuts>
First Known Use of NUTS
Related to NUTS
- balmy, barmy [chiefly British], bats, batty, bedlam, bonkers, brainsick, bughouse [slang], certifiable, crackbrained, cracked, crackers, crackpot, cranky [dialect], crazed, crazy, cuckoo, daffy, daft, demented, deranged, fruity [slang], gaga, haywire, kooky (also kookie), loco [slang], loony (also looney), loony tunes (or looney tunes), lunatic, mad, maniacal (also maniac), mental, meshuga (or meshugge also meshugah or meshuggah), moonstruck, non compos mentis, insane, nutty, psycho, psychotic, scatty [chiefly British], screwy, unbalanced, unhinged, unsound, wacko (also whacko), wacky (also whacky), wud [chiefly Scottish]
- balanced, compos mentis, sane, sound, uncrazy
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