nutjob

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noun nut·job \ˈnət-ˌjäb\
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nut job

Definition of nutjob

informal

  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


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