nuts Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “nuts” in the English Dictionary

"nuts" in British English

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nutsnoun [plural]

uk   us   /nʌts/
offensive for testicle

nutsadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /nʌts/ informal
silly, ​stupid, or ​strange: [+ to infinitive] You must be nuts to go ​climbingmountains in ​winter.
(Definition of nuts from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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nutsadjective [not gradable]

 us   /nʌts/ infml
crazy, ​foolish, or ​strange: You’re nuts if you ​think you can go ​mountainclimbing in a ​snowstorm. If you are nuts about or nuts over someone or something, you are very ​enthusiastic about that ​person or thing: He’s nuts about his new ​granddaughter.
(Definition of nuts from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nuts”
in Arabic مَجنون…
in Korean 미친…
in Portuguese doido, pirado…
in Catalan boig…
in Japanese いかれた…
in Chinese (Simplified) 睾丸…
in Turkish kaçık, deli, fıttırık…
in Russian чокнутый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 睪丸…
in Italian pazzo…
in Polish szalony…
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