Definition of 'nutty'
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They must have thought it was just another one of my nutty ideas. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Their slightly nutty taste works with the more robust flavours of beetroot and horseradish. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It has a bit of a nutty taste. The Sun (2009)They add a special flavour and provide a nice contrast to the nutty texture of the couscous grains. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This ancient grain has a chewy texture and a mild, nutty flavour. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The latter is best, giving it a nutty flavour. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The beans were hard and crunchy, with a strong nutty flavour. The Sun (2008)It was nutty in flavour yet not too overwhelming, with a creamy texture. Times, Sunday Times (2013)For food lovers, the appeal lies in the distinctive nutty taste. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Here it is roasted and then ground to a powder to add a sweet, nutty flavour to the lamb mixture. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Yet I turned him into this nutty professor. The Sun (2013)I just like the nutty, salty taste. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Black rice echoes the look of the berries while contributing a nutty back taste, not forgetting roast tomato halves to add a caramel sweetness. Times, Sunday Times (2014)These are brilliant for a picnic or long walk - they are sweet, nutty and totally delicious. Times, Sunday Times (2010)With the rich taste and combination of crisp, smooth and nutty textures, we are really spoiling you. The Sun (2008)It's comfort food with about half the calories of mashed potato and its subtle sweet, nutty flavour is a winner. The Sun (2016)I particularly like the buttery texture of roast aubergine and its creamy, almost nutty, taste. Times, Sunday Times (2007)What the nutty professor didn't know is that I took the whole thing as an enormous compliment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'nutty'
British English: nutty ADJECTIVE
If you describe food as nutty, you mean that it tastes of nuts, has the texture of nuts, or is made with nuts.
...nutty butter cookies.
- American English: nutty
- Brazilian Portuguese: com sabor, textura ou feito com castanhas
- Chinese: 坚果风味的
- European Spanish: a frutos secos
- French: à la noisette
- German: Nuss-
- Italian: alla frutta seccabiscotto, torta
- Japanese: ナッツの
- Korean: 견과류가 든
- European Portuguese: com sabor, textura ou feito com castanhas
- Spanish: a frutos secos
Definition of nutty from the Collins English Dictionary
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