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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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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
a dead loss ; a washout
exp.
a stupid twit {or} clown
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exp.
eine harte Nuss
[Fig.]
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"Nuss": examples and translations in context
Nur eine regierungsfeindliche hohle Nuss, die Nachrichten produzieren will. Just some antigovernment wing nut looking to make the news cycle.
Sie treibt etwas namens Operation rechte Nuss an. She's pushing something called Operation Right Nut.
Versenkbares Betätigungsorgan für die Nuss eines Treibstangenverschlussgehäuses Retractable actuation member for the follower of an espagnolette housing
Nuss eines Tür- oder Fensterschlosses oder -getriebes. Follower for a door or window lock or locking mechanism.
Die Nuss ist ein Teil von mir. Nuts are a part of me.
Aber sie war eine verrückte Nuss, also gewissermaßen... But she was nuts, so in a way...
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