- a person who gathers nuts.
- British Slang. an insane person.
Origin of nutter
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Examples from the Web for nutter
“Your loss is our loss and we are in this together,” Nutter said.The Mystery Death Of A Female Firefighter
December 13, 2014
"That is easily arranged if you want to stop here, lad," Captain Nutter said.The Light Keepers
They all knew what sort of terms Sturk and Nutter had been on.
Of Sturk's tragedy and Nutter's disappearance he had already heard.
Nutter's little pew, under the gallery, was void like Sturk's.
When Nutter returned to the parlour his wife had not yet left it.
- British slang a mad or eccentric person
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Word Origin and History for nutter
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