Outs vs Nuts - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between outs and nuts

is that outs is plural of lang=en while nuts is plural of lang=en.

As an adjective nuts is

insane, mad.

As an interjection nuts is

indicates annoyance, anger, or disappointment.

As a verb nuts is

third-person singular of nut.




  • See also

    * on the outs






    (head) (p)
  • (vulgar, slang) Testicles.
  • Ohhh, he just got kicked in the nuts!
  • (poker) A hand that can be proven unbeatable even when the hand's holder does not know any of the hidden cards the other poker players involved in a hand hold or held.
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (colloquial) Insane, mad.
  • After living on the island alone for five years, he eventually went nuts .
  • (colloquial, figuratively) Crazy, mad; unusually pleased or, alternatively, angered.
  • I just go nuts over her fantastic desserts.
    The referee made a bad call against the home team and the crowd went nuts .


    * nutty * See also


    (en interjection)
  • Indicates annoyance, anger, or disappointment.
  • Nuts! They didn't even listen to what I had to say.
  • Signifies rejection of a proposal or idea, as in forget it,'' ''no way,'' or ''nothing doing .
  • Usage notes

    * The association with testicles (See .) adds an intensifying effect to the anger or rejection. * Use of "Nuts" rather than another form of "No" is often intentionally insulting.


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