Definition of nut verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

nut

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//nʌt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//nʌt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they nut
BrE BrE//nʌt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//nʌt//
 
he / she / it nuts
BrE BrE//nʌts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//nʌts//
 
past simple nutted
BrE BrE//ˈnʌtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnʌtɪd//
 
past participle nutted
BrE BrE//ˈnʌtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnʌtɪd//
 
-ing form nutting
BrE BrE//ˈnʌtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnʌtɪŋ//
 
 
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(nutting, nutted) nut somebody (British English, informal) to deliberately hit somebody hard with your head He grabbed my tie and I thought he was going to nut me in the face. Word Origin Old English hnutu, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch noot and German Nuss. Phrasal Verbsnut something out