Pronunciation: (nut'ē), [key]
—adj., -ti•er, -ti•est.
1. abounding in or producing nuts.
2. nutlike, esp. in flavor.
a. silly or ridiculous: a nutty suggestion.
b. eccentric; queer.
d. very or excessively interested, excited, or the like: He's nutty about Mexican food.
4. full of flavor or zest; lively; stimulating; meaty: He offered several rich, nutty ideas on the subject.
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