Synonyms of 'Nuts'
almonda small widely cultivated rosaceous tree, Prunus amygdalus, that is native to W Asia and has pink flowers and a green fruit containing an edible nutlike seed beech nutbrazil nuta tropical South American tree, Bertholletia excelsa, producing large globular capsules, each containing several closely packed triangular nuts: family Lecythidaceae butternuta walnut tree, Juglans cinerea of E North America cashewa tropical American anacardiaceous evergreen tree, Anacardium occidentale, bearing kidney-shaped nuts that protrude from a fleshy receptacle chestnutany N temperate fagaceous tree of the genus Castanea, such as C. sativa (sweet or Spanish chestnut), which produce flowers in long catkins and nuts in a prickly bur chinquapin, chincapin, or chinkapina dwarf chestnut tree, Castanea pumila, of the eastern US, yielding edible nuts coco de mera palm tree, Lodoicea maldivica, of the Seychelles, producing a large fruit containing a two-lobed edible nut dwarf chestnutthe edible nut of the chinquapin tree earthnut or pignutthe bitter nut of any of several North American hickory trees, esp Carya glabra (brown hickory) hazelnut, filbert, cobnut, or cobthe nut of a hazel shrub, having a smooth shiny hard shell macadamia (nut), Queensland nut, or bauple nutmarrona large edible sweet chestnut peanut, monkey nut, or groundnutpecana hickory tree, Carya pecan (or C. illinoensis), of the southern US, having deeply furrowed bark and edible nuts pine nut or pine kernelpistachioan anacardiaceous tree, Pistacia vera, of the Mediterranean region and W Asia, with small hard-shelled nuts quandongthe edible fruit or nut of this tree, used in preserves walnutany juglandaceous deciduous tree of the genus Juglans, of America, SE Europe, and Asia, esp J. regia, which is native to W Asia but introduced elsewhere. They have aromatic leaves and flowers in catkins and are grown for their edible nuts and for their wood ▷ See nut
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Word List of Nuts from the Collins English Word Lists