nuts nuts  /ˈnəts/


  • (adj) informal or slang terms for mentally irregular



  1. Patients with diverticular disease are commonly advised to avoid nuts, popcorn and seeds, but one study questions whether there's really a link.
  2. First tie yourself onto the other end of the rope, then shake the bucket of nuts and quickly put it down.
  3. Nuts They're loaded with fat and can be very salty, yet these filling little snack foods are nutritional powerhouses.


  1. Chico Nuts settle for a tie in Father's Day tournament

    CHICO — If the term "suicide squeeze" didn't relay enough information about the risks involved with the play, the Chico Nuts found out all about it on Friday afternoon — doubly so, in fact.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Chico Enterprise-Record

  2. Modesto Nuts hampered on mound

    There was only one team with the power to keep Eddie Butler from working deep into the Modesto Nuts' game Friday night. That team wasn't the visiting Bakersfield Blaze. It was the Colorado Rockies.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Modesto Bee

  3. Nuts and Bolts Investing With Fastenal

    Nuts and Bolts Investing With Fastenal        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool


  1. "I think maybe we ought to slice him open to see what's inside," Cink said. "Maybe nuts and bolts."
    on Feb 23, 2008 By: Stewart Cink Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "That's nuts. Over-hyping this thing just puts it at risk of being seen as a failure," said Rob Enderle, an industry analyst with The Enderle Group. "Apple will break (sales) records for a phone of this class but selling tens of millions of...
    on Jun 29, 2006 By: Rob Enderle Source: 940 News

  3. "I went nuts! I was cursing at me, I was yelling at my pants," Monaco said.
    on Sep 4, 2007 By: Juan Monaco Source: Forbes

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