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nut case

noun, Slang.
1.
a deranged person; lunatic.
Origin of nut case
1955-1960
1955-60
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British Dictionary definitions for nutcase

nutcase

/ˈnʌtˌkeɪs/
noun
1.
(slang) an insane or very foolish person
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Slang definitions & phrases for nutcase

nutball

adjective

: murdered by nutball moneybags Harry K Thaw/ Use the nutbar examples we've provided here/ not such a nutcake question

noun

A crazy or eccentric person; nut: A lot of nutballs accost you at that corner/ The Protestants in Ireland also have their share of nutcakes/ I'm not a nut case (entry form, bar, and cake 1970s+, case 1950+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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