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Translation of "nut" - English-German dictionary

nut

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 nussig a nutty flavour.
a slang word for mad bekloppt 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.
(Definition of nut from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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