[noot-nt, nyoot-] /ˈnut nt, ˈnyut-/
(botany) having the apex hanging down: nutant flowers
[noo-teyt, nyoo-] /ˈnu teɪt, ˈnyu-/ verb (used without object), nutated, nutating. 1. to undergo or show .
[noo-tey-shuh n, nyoo-] /nuˈteɪ ʃən, nyu-/ noun 1. an act or instance of nodding one’s head, especially involuntarily or spasmodically. 2. Botany. spontaneous movements of plant parts during growth. 3. Astronomy. the periodic oscillation observed in the precession of the earth’s axis and the precession of the equinoxes. 4. Mechanics. the variation of the inclination […]
adjective : murdered by nutball moneybags Harry K Thaw/ Use the nutbar examples we’ve provided here/ not such a nutcake question noun A crazy or eccentric person; nut: A lot of nutballs accost you at that corner/ The Protestants in Ireland also have their share of nutcakes/ I’m not a nut case (entry form, bar, […]
[nuht-broun] /ˈnʌtˈbraʊn/ adjective 1. dark brown, as many nuts when ripe. /ˈnʌtˈbraʊn/ adjective 1. of a brownish colour, esp a reddish-brown: nutbrown hair