nuts

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adjective \ˈnəts\

Definition of nuts

  1. 1 :  enthusiastic, keen nuts for animals and children — Rick Reilly

  2. 2 :  insane, crazy said that it was a novel and all the people who said otherwise were nuts — Flannery O'Connor

Examples of nuts in a sentence

  1. They looked at me like I was nuts.

  2. the bizarre rantings in the notes left behind by the serial killer convinced the police that the guy was nuts

1785

First Known Use of nuts

1785



NUTS Defined for English Language Learners

nuts

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adjective \ˈnəts\

Definition of nuts for English Language Learners

  • : very enthusiastic about or interested in something

  • : feeling affection or love for someone or something


NUTS Defined for Kids

nuts

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adjective \ˈnəts\

Definition of nuts for Students

  1. 1 :  enthusiastic about or interested in something She was nuts about horror movies.

  2. 2 :  crazy 1 All this noise is going to make me nuts.



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