Translation of "nut" - English-German dictionary


noun /nat/

a fruit consisting of a single seed in a hard shell

die Nuß
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

die Mutter
a nut and bolt.
nutty adjective

containing, or tasting of, nuts

a nutty flavour.

a slang word for mad

He’s quite nutty.
nutcracker noun

(usually in plural) an instrument for cracking nuts open

der Nußknacker
a pair of nutcrackers.
nutshell noun

the hard covering of a nut.

die Nußschale
in a nutshell

expressed, described etc very briefly

in aller Kürze
I’ll tell you the story in a nutshell.

(Translation of “nut” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)