Nuss translation | 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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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
a stupid twit {or} clown
exp.
a dead loss ; a washout
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exp.
eine harte Nuss
[Fig.]
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"Nuss": examples and translations in context
An der offenen Seite des topfartig ausgeführten Aufnahmeteiles (3) ist verdrehfest und axial gesichert eine Nuss (2) eingesetzt. A nut (2) is arranged at the open end of the pot-shaped receiving part (3) in such a way that it is torsionally rigid and secured axially.
Ich habe versucht, diese Nuss zu knacken. I tried to crack that nut.
Versenkbares Betätigungsorgan für die Nuss eines Treibstangenverschlussgehäuses oder ähnliches Retractable actuation member for the follower of an espagnolette housing or similar
Versenkbares Betätigungsorgan für die Nuss eines Treibstangenverschlussgehäuses Retractable actuation member for the follower of an espagnolette housing
APERICRÊPES Blaukäse & Nuss Aroma 60 gr. APERICRÊPES Blue Cheese & Walnut Flavor 60 gr.
KARTONIERTE PACKUNG APERICRÊPES Blaukäse & Nuss Aroma 60 gr. CARDBOARD BOX OF APERICRÊPES Blue Cheese & Walnut Flavor 60 gr.
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