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Translation of "nut" - English-French dictionary

nut

noun /nat/
a fruit consisting of a single seed in a hard shell fruit à écale a hazelnut a walnut. a small round piece of metal with a hole through it, for screwing on the end of a bolt to hold pieces of wood, metal etc together écrou a nut and bolt. nutty adjective containing, or tasting of, nuts aux noisettes, au goût de noisette a nutty flavour. a slang word for mad cinglé He’s quite nutty. nutcracker noun (usually in plural) an instrument for cracking nuts open casse-noisettes a pair of nutcrackers. nutshell noun the hard covering of a nut. coquille de noix in a nutshell expressed, described etc very briefly en un mot I’ll tell you the story in a nutshell.
(Definition of nut from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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