filbert
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈfɪlbət/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈfɪlbɚt/
Noun

filbert (plural filberts)

  1. The hazelnut.
    • 1610, The Tempest, by Shakespeare, act 2 scene 2
      I'll bring thee / To clust'ring filberts, and sometimes I'll get thee / Young scamels from the rock.
  2. The hazel tree.
  3. A paintbrush used in oil and acrylic painting with a long ferrule and a curving, tongue-shaped head.
Synonyms
Filbert
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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