from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Containing or producing nuts: nutty trees.
  • adj. Having a flavor like that of nuts: The wild turkey often has a nutty taste when cooked.
  • adj. Slang Crazy; idiotic: a nutty idea.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Containing nuts
  • adj. Barmy, crazy, mad.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Abounding in nuts.
  • adj. Having a flavor like that of nuts.
  • adj. Crazy; insane; loony; batty; nuts.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Abounding in nuts.
  • Having the flavor of nuts: as, nutty wine.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
  • adj. having the flavor of nuts


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