adjective, nut·ti·er, nut·ti·est.
- silly or ridiculous: a nutty suggestion.
- eccentric; queer.
- very or excessively interested, excited, or the like: He's nutty about Mexican food.
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OTHER WORDS FROM nuttynut·ti·ly, adverbnut·ti·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for nutty
The Hakushu 12 was a little peaty and nutty, the kind of dram I want to unwind with after a fine restaurant meal.Watch Out, Scotland! Japanese Whisky Is on the Rise|Kayleigh Kulp|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The buttery, nutty, and sweet and salty all work together to form a balance of flavors.
And so almost everything in Noah, as nutty as it might seem, has its roots in the actual text of the Bible.‘Noah’ Review: An Ambitious, Flawed Biblical Tale That You Have to See|Andrew Romano|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But what was considered extreme and nutty then is standard operating procedure today.The Fight Over Unemployment Benefits Underscores the Right’s Extremism|Michael Tomasky|January 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There he began shifting not so much toward the right end of the political spectrum as the nutty one.
The seed or nut is called cokernut, and has a pleasant, nutty taste.
Nutty jumped off a while ago, 'cause he was afraid he'd be arrested.
Odor somewhat of old meal and nutty, not pleasant; taste similar.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
A new sweet pepper used as salad cups, garnishes, etc.—beautiful red—rich, nutty flavor—crisp—tender—melting—juicy.American Cookery|Various
Bunny hurried to the door which Nutty had left open, and the little boy looked out.