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nutso Line breaks: nutso
Pronunciation: /ˈnʌtsəʊ/
North American informal

Definition of nutso in English:


Mad: if you had to work at those screens all day you’d go nutso
More example sentences
  • She gets to go out on a date with Barry in which he further displays a capacity for nutso violence by trashing the men's room.
  • I spent three hours working on nutso email problems earlier today, but thought I was over it.
  • The star will play a nutso photographic shop assistant who decides to develop a relationship with Gladiator star Connie Nielsen.

noun (plural nutsos)

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A mad or eccentric person.
Example sentences
  • Imagine what would happen if a bunch of nutsos seized an elementary school on the Friday before the election and threatened to blow it up if we didn't empty the place.
  • I just want them identified for the right-wing nutsos that they are.
  • Franz is the jolly nutso, neo-Nazi musical composer.
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