2. Interjection. (slang euphemistic) Nuts! Expression of dismay. ¹
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Definition of Nerts
1. used to express defiance or disgust [interj]
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Literary usage of Nerts
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1. On Early English Pronunciation, with Especial Reference to Shakespeare and by Alexander John Ellis, Francis James Child, William Salesbury, Johann Andreas Schmeller, Alexander Barclay, Louis-Lucien Bonaparte, Johan Winkler (1869)
"... der nerts'og dii nerts'ogh«). c) the plural of the indefinite adjective, ... deem nerts'ogh«). o") the feminine singular of the indefinite adjective, ..."
2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1874)
"An indescribable mixture of colours and trifles, with comforts and neatness, and a most confused tout ensemble. I leave to-day for nerts- ..."