Examples of nutty in a Sentence
candy with a nutty taste
the only other prisoner in the dungeon was a nutty soul who feasted on bugs
Recent Examples of nutty from the Web
It’s as sticky as English toffee, nutty as a pecan log, and served hot and fresh in small batches finished on the smokers.
The sesame seeds add a nutty flavor and dress up the dish nicely.
Your family will likely enjoy its light, nutty flavor for a change of pace at the dinner table.
The cinematography by Doug Emmett is unusually vibrant and expressive; so is the editing by Terel Gibson, which sharpens the edge on Riley’s nuttiest ideas.
Cider vinegar is fruity, and sherry vinegar is nutty.
Besides adding a wonderful texture and earthy, nutty taste to the rich lamb, the bulgur provides whole-grain nutrition and volume, so the relatively modest amount of meat has a satisfying presence on the plate.
Despite a strong sense of anticipation with regard to a flurry of pending trades, the draft was a lot less nutty after the big deal at the top.
The actual taste was thoroughly barnyardy but approachable, balancing that ineffable chicken coopiness with a more familiar nutty quality.
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absurd, asinine, balmy, brainless, cockeyed, crackpot, crazy, cuckoo, daffy, daft, dippy, dotty, fatuous, featherheaded, fool, foolish, half-baked, half-witted, harebrained, inept, insane, jerky, kooky (also kookie), loony (also looney), lunatic, lunkheaded, mad, nonsensical, preposterous, sappy, screwball, senseless, silly, simpleminded, stupid, tomfool, unwise, wacky (also whacky), weak-minded, witless, zany;
airheaded, birdbrained, brain-dead, chowderheaded, chuckleheaded, clueless, dense, dim, dim-witted, doltish, dopey (also dopy), dorky [slang], dull, dumb, dunderheaded, empty-headed, fatuous, feebleminded, idiotic (also idiotical), imbecile (or imbecilic), knuckleheaded, lamebrain (or lamebrained), mindless, moronic, oafish, obtuse, opaque, pinheaded, simple, slow, slow-witted, soft, softheaded, thoughtless, thick, thickheaded, unintelligent, vacuous, witless;
out to lunch;
NUTTY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nutty for English Language Learners
: tasting or smelling like nuts
: containing nuts
: silly, strange, or foolish
NUTTY Defined for Kids
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