or nut job

[ nuht-job ]

  1. a crazy or eccentric person; nutcase; nut: When Tom gets excited he can act like a real nutjob.

Origin of nutjob

First recorded in 1970–75; nut (in the slang sense “eccentric, crazy person”) + job1 (in the slang sense “an example of a type”)

Words Nearby nutjob Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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