Definition of Nutty

1. Adjective. Having the flavor of nuts. "A nutty sherry"

Exact synonyms: Nutlike
Similar to: Tasty
Derivative terms: Nut



2. Adjective. Informal or slang terms for mentally irregular. "It used to drive my husband balmy"

Definition of Nutty

1. a. Abounding in nuts.

Definition of Nutty

1. Adjective. Containing nuts ¹

2. Adjective. Barmy, crazy, mad. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Nutty

1. silly; crazy [adj -TIER, -TIEST] : NUTTILY [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nutty

nuttalliellid
nuttalliellids
nutted
nutter
nutteries
nutters
nuttery
nuttier
nuttiest
nuttily
nuttin'
nuttiness
nuttinesses
nutting
nuttings
nutty (current term)
nutty as a fruit cake
nutty as a fruitcake
nutwood
nutwoods
nutzoid
nutzoids
nux vomica
nuzzer
nuzzers
nuzzle
nuzzled
nuzzler
nuzzlers
nuzzles

Literary usage of Nutty

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1. Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and by William Richard Cutter (1908)
"He was a farmer. and resided on High street, Hingham, near nutty Hill. In his will, dated August 3, 1774, proved July 4, 1777, he bequeaths to wife Mary; ..."

2. The History of Modern Europe: With an Account of the Decline and Fall of the by William Russell (1802)
"... yet were the English agents permitted to settle a factory at Soota-nutty, about ten miles lower, on the same river, than Hughley, in 1609; ..."

3. India Tracts by John Zephaniah Holwell (1774)
"on which a duty is levied by the Farmer are nearly the fame as in Soota nutty 'Market ; the duties from 4 ..."

4. Nature Near London by Richard Jefferies (1883)
"nutty AUTUMN. THERE is some honeysuckle still flowering at the tops of the hedges, where in the morning gossamer lies like a dewy net. ..."

5. Bibliotheca Somersetensis: A Catalogue of Books, Pamphlets, Single Sheets by Emanuel Green (1902)
"... the personal adventures of Jan, Tommy nutty, and others in Bridgwater and elsewhere. (1884). Smiff, ie, AA Dowty) and Tommy nutty. 2nd edit., enlarged. ..."

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