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adjective as in crazy

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Everyone I know in academia is a little bit nuts, so it’s a perfect breeding ground for drama and comedy.

While his colleagues called him nuts, Flynt hired a militia’s worth of lawyers and lobbyists.

The news came as hospitalizations within the region spiked, again, and across the country news was going nuts about increased cases, hospitalizations and the data about how even vaccinated people are spreading the SARS-Cov-2 virus.

I feel like an idiot, but I do it because the whining drives me nuts.

It’s so good, so self-consciously nuts, that you could probably just stop watching there and be perfectly satisfied.

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His detail seeking in our meetings is compulsive and a little nuts.

In another case, a whole plate of uneaten food (including nuts, hummus and raisins) was pureed and inserted rectally.

If you tend to inhale your food without realizing how much you consumed, opt for nibbles like in-shell pistachio nuts.

Because this food source could abruptly disappear at any time, cutworm moths cannot be counted on to replace pine nuts.

Meat, especially outside the park, is a nutritious but deadly alternative to pine nuts.

The nuts are cut into thin slices and wrapped in the leaves of a singular plant called buyo.

The two animal friends soon came to where some of the acorn nuts had fallen off a tree, and they ate as many as they wanted.

The savages also cultivated ground-nuts, of several varieties; among them,299 Arachis hypoga and Apios tuberosa.

The treasure consisted in this case of a quantity of bent and rusty nails of all sizes, and a few screws and nuts.

Once a big hog came up and tried to eat the nuts out of a basket.


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On this page you'll find 60 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to nuts, such as: batty, insane, mad, nutty, bananas, and deranged.

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