nutcase


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nut·case

also nut case  (nŭt′kās′)
n. Slang
A crazy or eccentric person.

nutcase

(ˈnʌtˌkeɪs)
n
slang an insane or very foolish person
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nutcase - someone deranged and possibly dangerousnutcase - someone deranged and possibly dangerous
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
lunatic, madman, maniac - an insane person
Translations

nutcase

[ˈnʌtkeɪs] Nchiflado/a m/f, chalado/a m/f

nutcase

[ˈnʌtkeɪs] n (= crazy person) → cinglé(e) m/f

nutcase

[ˈnʌtˌkeɪs] n (fam) → matto/a, pazzo/a, pazzerello/a
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