Nuss translation English | German-English dictionary

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Nuss  

   f   , -, -"e  
a    nut  
eine harte Nuss zu knacken haben        (fig)   to have a tough nut to crack  
b    inf, Mensch   drip inf  , jerk inf     
eine taube Nuss      a dead loss inf  , a washout inf     
eine doofe Nuss      a stupid twit   (Brit)   inf   inf  or clown   
c    inf   (=Kopfnuss)   punch (in the head)
d    Nüsse  
sl   (=Hoden)   nuts    pl   sl  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
eine harte Nuss zu knacken haben exp.
to have a tough nut to crack
[Fig.]

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Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
a stupid twit {or} clown
exp.
a dead loss ; a washout
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'Nuss' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
Nuss-/Keksmischung
exp.
eine harte Nuss
[Fig.]

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