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nutcase

noun

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  1. 1 a person judged to be legally or medically insane some nutcase was arrested for sending the threatening letters to the White House Synonyms of nutcase bug, crackbrain, crazy, fool, fruitcake, head case, loon, loony, maniac, nut, lunatic, nutter [British slang], psycho, psychopath, sickie, sicko, wacko (also whacko)Words Related to nutcase madman, madwoman; abnormal, deviant; manic-depressive, monomaniac, mythomaniac, neurotic, obsessive, obsessive-compulsive, paranoid, psychoneurotic, psychotic, schizo, schizoid, schizophrene, schizophrenic, sociopath; character, codger, crack, crackpot, crank, eccentric, fantastic (also fantastical), flake, kook, oddball, oddity, original, quiz, screwball, tyke (also tike) [chiefly British], weirdo, zany; case, patient

  2. 2 a person of odd or whimsical habits around the condo complex she's known as the nutcase who consistently ignores the rules Synonyms of nutcase character, codger, crack, crackbrain, crackpot, crank, flake, fruitcake, head case, kook, nut, eccentric, nutter [British slang], oddball, oddity, original, quiz, screwball, weirdo, zanyWords Related to nutcase bohemian, maverick, nonconformist, quixote; coot, geezer; curio, rarity; freak; fantast, fantasticoNear Antonyms of nutcase conformer, conformist, follower, sheep

  3. 3 a person who lacks good sense or judgment only a nutcase would try to accelerate a campfire by dousing it with gasoline Synonyms of nutcase berk [British], booby, charlie (also charley) [British], cuckoo, ding-a-ling, dingbat, ding-dong, dipstick, doofus [slang], featherhead, git [British], goose, half-wit, jackass, lunatic, mooncalf, nincompoop, ninny, ninnyhammer, nit [chiefly British], nitwit, nut, fool, simp, simpleton, turkey, yo-yoWords Related to nutcase daredevil; madman, madwoman; airhead, birdbrain, blockhead, cretin, dodo, dolt, donkey, dope, dork [slang], dumbbell, dummy, dunce, fathead, gander, goon, half-wit, idiot, ignoramus, imbecile, know-nothing, knucklehead, moron, numskull (or numbskull), pinhead, schlub (also shlub) [slang], schlump [slang], schnook [slang], stock; featherbrain, scatterbrain; butt, dupe, laughingstock, mockery, monkey; chump, loser, schlemiel (also shlemiel); character, codger, crackbrain, crackpot, crank, kook, oddball, screwball, weirdoNear Antonyms of nutcase sage, thinker; brain, genius


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