nutpick


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nutpick

dated slang A psychiatrist. In this phrase, "nut" is a reference to one's head. There's no way I'm going to some nutpick just to have them tell me I'm crazy.

nutpick

n. a psychoanalyst. Bill pays a nutpick about $100 an hour just to listen.
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I still need to use a nutpick to get some bits of the nutmeat out, but using the brick instead of the hammer results in fewer damaged nutmeats, larger pieces, and much faster results.
[2] I did not realize that my first date with the nutpick would be the gateway drug into years of razors, knives, wax, whatever means were at my disposal.
Should our Holy Father die, it will be necessary for those of us who truly love the Church to stand together-- more especially in the college of cardinals.' He paused and with a silver nutpick extracted the last meat from the walnut.