the act or process of hunting for or gathering nuts
- Present participle of nut.
- The action of gathering nuts. (Often as in "to go a-nutting" or "to go nutting".)
- (rare) An outing to gather nuts.
- (rare) To gain favor or subjugate oneself.
- (Australia, New Zealand, slang) To think very hard or puzzle over something in thought.
- (UK, slang) To hit deliberately with the head; to headbutt.