peanut
Pronunciation
  • (British) enPR: pē'nŭt", IPA: /ˈpiːˌnʌt/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈpinət/, /ˈpiˌnʌt/
Noun

peanut (plural peanuts)

  1. A legume resembling a nut, the fruit of the plant Arachis hypogaea.
  2. (US) A very small clam.
Synonyms Translations Verb

peanut (peanuts, present participle peanutting; past and past participle peanutted)

  1. (transitive) To pull on somebody's tie as a prank, causing the knot to tighten.



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