nuthouse


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nuthouse

(ˈnʌtˌhaʊs)
n
slang a mental hospital or asylum
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nuthouse - pejorative terms for an insane asylumnuthouse - pejorative terms for an insane asylum
mental home, mental hospital, mental institution, psychiatric hospital, insane asylum, asylum, institution - a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person
Translations

nuthouse

[ˈnʌthaʊs] N (nuthouses (pl)) [ˈnʌthaʊziz]manicomio m

nuthouse

[ˈnʌtˌhaʊs] n (fam) → manicomio
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Because every good show space needs a name, they called theirs "The Nuthouse.
It's time for the sane folk to step up and help stamp it out otherwise we're all going to end up in the nuthouse.
However after that humiliation he has decided a far more "kinetic" option is needed and now wants to join Hillary in the nuclear nuthouse.
The list of Good Samaritans who came to Lisa's rescue is headed by Brierley Hill business Nuthouse Bakery.
But I would be in danger of being whipped off to the old nuthouse if I started saying that, because there is a big gulf.
While I was in the nuthouse, I contrived a couple palindromes that can only be called psychotic.
If you don't, you're on your way to the nuthouse or the pen"--or to the jailhouse to murder an innocent man.
The market is saying it doesn't like Summers, Syria, Tapering" - the market is a f***ing nuthouse full of deranged robots and QE addicts.
In Gemmayzeh, Yunkunkun put on a night called Enter the Nuthouse with a dress code it termed "insane.
And, talking of roots, I'm thrilled to send big congratulations to my hairdresser Cliff Hacker, as The Nuthouse won BEST Salon in Newport last week, awarded by The Voice magazine.
Cart me away to the nuthouse now please before my Pravda-like denials for MUTV make my head explode)
That he would give up on me, consigning me to the nuthouse, feels like a betrayal I will never forgive.