nut translation English to German: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

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 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)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “nut” in German

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
by ,
May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

Read More 

Word of the Day


to prevent direct light from shining on something

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More