nuthouse


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nuthouse

(ˈnʌtˌhaʊs)
n
slang a mental hospital or asylum
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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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
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Translations

nuthouse

[ˈnʌthaʊs] N (nuthouses (pl)) [ˈnʌthaʊziz]manicomio m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

nuthouse

[ˈnʌtˌhaʊs] n (fam) → manicomio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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She added: "I'm rebuilding my life, I've been in the nuthouse for three-and-a-half years and I'm allowed to say that, the N word.
So much so that when he was fired by registered mail from the news operation then known as "Nuthouse Channel 5" in 1980, no less than John Schulian and Gary Deeb both stepped to the keyboard to lament the astounding absurdity.
Behavioral disorders are all lumped together as some form of nuthouse insanity; townsfolk aren't hesitant to use the word 'buang' in its most sordid sense to describe anyone needing medical help for their inner struggles.
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Because every good show space needs a name, they called theirs "The Nuthouse." That's where Sheer Mag was born, though everyone took a different path to get there.
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.
You belong in a nuthouse. Ted Cruz fits that diagnosis.
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