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nut

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1 a person of odd or whimsical habits

  • a show devoted to those lovable nuts who collect the weirdest things just for fun
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odd duck, piece of work

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2 a person who lacks good sense or judgment

  • anyone who goes out in this weather is a nut
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3 a person with a strong and habitual liking for something

  • a baseball nut who plans her vacation to coincide with spring training every year
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4 a person having or showing a severely disordered or abnormal state of mind

  • the man walking down the street talking to himself looked like a nut until we realized he was talking into his cell phone
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5 something that requires thought and skill for resolution

  • the question of how to increase functionality without decreasing efficiency may prove to be a tough nut to crack
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6 slang the upper or front part of the body that contains the brain, the major sense organs, and the mouth

  • he didn't appreciate his friend's jibe about watching his big nut when getting into the car
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bean, block [slang], dome, head, mazard (or mazzard) [chiefly dialect], nob, noddle, noggin, noodle, pate, poll

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