Synonyms of nuts


1. nut, seed

usage: usually large hard-shelled seed

2. Nut

usage: Egyptian goddess of the sky

3. nut, block

usage: a small (usually square or hexagonal) metal block with internal screw thread to be fitted onto a bolt

4. en, nut, linear unit, linear measure

usage: half the width of an em

5. crackpot, crank, nut, nut case, fruitcake, screwball, eccentric, eccentric person, flake, oddball, geek

usage: a whimsically eccentric person

6. addict, nut, freak, junkie, junky, enthusiast, partisan, partizan

usage: someone who is so ardently devoted to something that it resembles an addiction; "a golf addict"; "a car nut"; "a bodybuilding freak"; "a news junkie"

7. testis, testicle, orchis, ball, ballock, bollock, nut, egg, male reproductive gland, gonad, sex gland

usage: one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens; "she kicked him in the balls and got away"


1. nut, gather, garner, collect, pull together

usage: gather nuts


1. balmy, barmy, bats, batty, bonkers, buggy, cracked, crackers, daft, dotty, fruity, haywire, kooky, kookie, loco, loony, loopy, nuts, nutty, round the bend, around the bend, wacky, whacky, insane (vs. sane)

usage: informal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy"

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