nut translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "nut" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /nat/
a fruit consisting of a single seed in a hard shell
fruto seco
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
a nut and bolt.
nutty adjective ( comparative nuttier, superlative nuttiest) containing, or tasting of, nuts
que sabe a nuez
a nutty flavour.
a slang word for mad
He’s quite nutty.
nutcracker noun (usually in plural) an instrument for cracking nuts open
a pair of nutcrackers.
nutshell noun the hard covering of a nut.
cáscara de nuez
in a nutshell expressed, described etc very briefly
en pocas palabras
I’ll tell you the story in a nutshell.
(Definition of nut from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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