be nuts about
{v. phr.} To be enthusiastic or very keen about someone or something; be greatly infatuated with someone. * /Hermione is nuts about modern music./ * /"I am nuts about you, Helen," Jim said. "Please let's get married!"/

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  • be nuts about — (or Brit. on) informal like very much I was nuts about him …   Useful english dictionary

  • be\ nuts\ about — v. phr. To be enthusiastic or very keen about someone or something; be greatly infatuated with someone. Hermione is nuts about modern music. I am nuts about you, Helen, Jim said. Please let s get married! Jack is totally nuts about Liz, but she… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • be nuts about — {v. phr.} To be enthusiastic or very keen about someone or something; be greatly infatuated with someone. * /Hermione is nuts about modern music./ * / I am nuts about you, Helen, Jim said. Please let s get married! / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • be nuts about — sts idi+sts to admire fervently; love deeply …   From formal English to slang

  • nuts\ about — • crazy about • mad about • nuts about adj. phr. informal Excessively fond of; infatuated with. Jack is totally nuts about Liz, but she is not too crazy about him. See: be nuts about …   Словарь американских идиом

  • nuts — /nuts/, Slang. interj. 1. Also, nerts, nertz. (used to express disgust, defiance, disapproval, despair). adj. 2. insane; crazy. 3. be nuts about, a. to be extremely or excessively enthusiastic about; be ferv …   Universalium

  • nuts — [nuts] adj. [see NUT, n. 7 & 8] ☆ Slang crazy; foolish interj. ☆ Slang used to express disgust, scorn, disappointment, refusal, etc.: often in the phrase nuts to someone (or something) be nuts about Slang 1. to be greatly in love with …   English World dictionary

  • nuts — nuts1 [nʌts] adj [not before noun] informal 1.) crazy ▪ Are you nuts? ▪ I m going to go nuts (=become crazy) if I don t find a new job soon. ▪ Turn that radio off. It s driving me nuts (=annoying me very much) . 2.) go nutsspoken …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • nuts — 1 adjective (not before noun) informal 1 crazy: go nuts (=become crazy): I ll go nuts if I have to wait any longer. | drive sb nuts (=annoy someone very much): Turn that radio off. It s driving me nuts. 2 be nuts about/on/over to like someone or… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • nuts — adj. & int. adj. sl. crazy, mad, eccentric. int. sl. an expression of contempt or derision (nuts to you). Phrases and idioms: be nuts about (or on) colloq. be enthusiastic about or very fond of …   Useful english dictionary

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