nutcase

noun nut·case \ ˈnət-ˌkās \
Updated on: 28 Apr 2018

Definition of nutcase

: nut 6a

Examples of nutcase in a Sentence

  1. some nutcase was arrested for sending the threatening letters to the White House

  2. around the condo complex she's known as the nutcase who consistently ignores the rules

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First Known Use of nutcase

1959

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Definition of nutcase for English Language Learners

  • : a crazy or very strange person


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