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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nutter, wacko, whackonoun

    a person who is regarded as eccentric or mad


  1. nutternoun

    A person who gathers nuts.

  2. nutternoun

    An eccentric, insane, crazy or reckless person.

  3. nutternoun

    A person who is obsessed with something.

  4. Etymology: From nutter, the occupation of nut-gatherer.


  1. Nutter

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  1. nutter

    A nutter is British colloquial slang term often used to describe a person who is eccentric, crazy or insane. It can also refer to someone who acts foolishly or is behaving irrationally. This term is informal and can be perceived as derogatory or affectionate, depending on context. It's comparable to calling someone a "nutcase" or "nutjob" in American English.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nutternoun

    a gatherer of nuts

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Nutter is ranked #4368 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Nutter surname appeared 8,137 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 3 would have the surname Nutter.

    89.1% or 7,251 total occurrences were White.
    6.2% or 510 total occurrences were Black.
    1.8% or 152 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.6% or 131 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 54 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 39 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nutter in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nutter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of nutter in a Sentence

  1. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald:

    While I don't know how Jeanne Nutter escaped at this time, we believe that the suspect was out looking for Jeanne Nutter when law enforcement made contact with him.

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