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nutter

noun, British slang

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  1. 1 a person of odd or whimsical habits rather than ostracizing them, the British seem to cherish their nutters Synonyms of nutter character, codger, crack, crackbrain, crackpot, crank, flake, fruitcake, head case, kook, nut, nutcase, eccentric [British slang], oddball, oddity, original, quiz, screwball, weirdo, zanyWords Related to nutter bohemian, maverick, nonconformist, quixote; coot, geezer; curio, rarity; freak; fantast, fantasticoNear Antonyms of nutter conformer, conformist, follower, sheep

  2. 2 a person judged to be legally or medically insane the theory that Jack the Ripper was a nutter infected with venereal disease by a prostitute Synonyms of nutter bug, crackbrain, crazy, fool, fruitcake, head case, loon, loony, maniac, nut, nutcase, lunatic [British slang], psycho, psychopath, sickie, sicko, wacko (also whacko)Words Related to nutter 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


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