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[nurts] /nɜrts/
interjection, Older Slang.
1.
nuts (def 1).
Also, nertz.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; by alteration
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nuts

adjective

Crazy; very eccentric; bughouse, meshuga: Are you nuts to turn your back on a deal that could mean life or death?/ Heir Rejected 400G, Is He Nuts? ( first form 1914+, second 1932+)

interjection

An exclamation of disbelief, defiance, contempt, dismay, etc: General McAuliffe replied ''Nuts!'' to the Germans at Bastogne (1931+)

noun
  1. The testicles; balls, family jewels: They want to get their nuts out of the sand (1899+)
  2. Nonsense
Related Terms

bust one's ass, the cat's meow, get one's nuts, hot rocks, numb-nuts


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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