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Translation of "nut" - English-French dictionary


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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