Definition of eco-nut in English:

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informal, derogatory
A person who is very concerned about preserving the environment.
Example sentences
  • Written off by some as an eco-nut, he demonstrated an impressive savoir faire for waging an effective media campaign.
  • That threw the eco-nuts off long enough for us to plan.
  • How much do the eco-nuts think we have to cut greenhouse gas emissions and water consumption?
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