nuthouse

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nuthouse

(ˈnʌtˌhaʊs)
n
slang a mental hospital or asylum
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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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How many congratulations does a Commander in Chief deserve for diminishing the chances of incinerating millions of innocent people, for conceding that the justification for "mutual assured destruction" could no longer be taken seriously by anyone outside nuthouses like RAND or Paul Nitze's study?