Translation of "nut" - English-Russian dictionary

nut

noun [ C ] uk us /nʌt/
FOOD

B2 the dry fruit of some trees which grows in a hard shell, and can often be eaten

орех
a brazil/cashew nut
METAL

a piece of metal with a hole in it through which you put a bolt (= metal pin) to hold pieces of wood or metal together

гайка
KEEN informal

a person who is keen on a particular subject or hobby

человек, помешавшийся на чем-либо
She's a real sports nut.

(Translation of “nut” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)