noun nut·job \ˈnət-ˌjäb\
variants: or

nut job

Definition of nutjob


  1. :  a mentally unbalanced person :  a crazy person Weird, erratic, and alcoholic, [he] was the kind of nutjob it was easy, if not irresistible, to demonize. — Jennifer Reese

Origin and Etymology of nutjob

1nut + 1job

First Known Use: 1959

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