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nutty

adjective nut·ty \ˈnə-tē\

: tasting or smelling like nuts

: containing nuts

: silly, strange, or foolish

nut·ti·ernut·ti·est

Full Definition of NUTTY

1
:  having or producing nuts
2
:  having a flavor like that of nuts
3
:  eccentric, silly; also :  mentally unbalanced
nut·ti·ly \-tə-lē\ adverb
nut·ti·ness noun
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Examples of NUTTY

  1. candy with a nutty taste
  2. <the only other prisoner in the dungeon was a nutty soul who feasted on bugs>

First Known Use of NUTTY

15th century

Rhymes with NUTTY

NUTTIER Defined for Kids

nutty

adjective nut·ty \ˈnə-tē\
nut·ti·ernut·ti·est

Definition of NUTTY for Kids

1
:  not showing good sense <a nutty idea>
2
:  having a flavor like that of nuts

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