See also: pea-nut

EnglishEdit

 
peanuts

EtymologyEdit

From pea +‎ nut.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) enPR: pē'nŭt", IPA(key): /ˈpiːˌnʌt/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈpinət/, /ˈpiˌnʌt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʌt

NounEdit

peanut (plural peanuts)

  1. A legume resembling a nut, the fruit of the plant Arachis hypogaea.
  2. (US) A very small clam.

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peanut (third-person singular simple present peanuts, present participle peanutting, simple past and past participle peanutted)

  1. (transitive) To pull on somebody's tie as a prank, causing the knot to tighten.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English peanut.

NounEdit

peanut c (singular definite peanutten, plural indefinite peanuts)

  1. peanut

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