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nug·get

 (nŭg′ĭt)
n.
1. A small, solid lump, especially of gold.
2. A small compact portion or unit: nuggets of information.

[Perhaps diminutive of English dialectal nug, lump.]
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nugget

(ˈnʌɡɪt)
n
1. a small piece or lump, esp of gold in its natural state
2. something small but valuable or excellent
[C19: origin unknown]

Nugget

(ˈnʌɡɪt)
n
trademark shoe polish
vb
(tr; sometimes not capital) informal to shine (shoes)
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nug•get

(ˈnʌg ɪt)

n.
1. a lump, esp. of native gold or other precious metal.
2. anything small but of great value or significance: nuggets of wisdom.
3. a small batter-fried piece of chicken or fish.
[1850–55; perhaps diminutive of obsolete nug small piece, akin to nog2; see -et]
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nugget


Past participle: nuggetted
Gerund: nuggetting

Imperative
nugget
nugget
Present
I nugget
you nugget
he/she/it nuggets
we nugget
you nugget
they nugget
Preterite
I nuggetted
you nuggetted
he/she/it nuggetted
we nuggetted
you nuggetted
they nuggetted
Present Continuous
I am nuggetting
you are nuggetting
he/she/it is nuggetting
we are nuggetting
you are nuggetting
they are nuggetting
Present Perfect
I have nuggetted
you have nuggetted
he/she/it has nuggetted
we have nuggetted
you have nuggetted
they have nuggetted
Past Continuous
I was nuggetting
you were nuggetting
he/she/it was nuggetting
we were nuggetting
you were nuggetting
they were nuggetting
Past Perfect
I had nuggetted
you had nuggetted
he/she/it had nuggetted
we had nuggetted
you had nuggetted
they had nuggetted
Future
I will nugget
you will nugget
he/she/it will nugget
we will nugget
you will nugget
they will nugget
Future Perfect
I will have nuggetted
you will have nuggetted
he/she/it will have nuggetted
we will have nuggetted
you will have nuggetted
they will have nuggetted
Future Continuous
I will be nuggetting
you will be nuggetting
he/she/it will be nuggetting
we will be nuggetting
you will be nuggetting
they will be nuggetting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been nuggetting
you have been nuggetting
he/she/it has been nuggetting
we have been nuggetting
you have been nuggetting
they have been nuggetting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been nuggetting
you will have been nuggetting
he/she/it will have been nuggetting
we will have been nuggetting
you will have been nuggetting
they will have been nuggetting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been nuggetting
you had been nuggetting
he/she/it had been nuggetting
we had been nuggetting
you had been nuggetting
they had been nuggetting
Conditional
I would nugget
you would nugget
he/she/it would nugget
we would nugget
you would nugget
they would nugget
Past Conditional
I would have nuggetted
you would have nuggetted
he/she/it would have nuggetted
we would have nuggetted
you would have nuggetted
they would have nuggetted
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nugget - a solid lump of a precious metal (especially gold) as found in the earthnugget - a solid lump of a precious metal (especially gold) as found in the earth
hunk, lump - a large piece of something without definite shape; "a hunk of bread"; "a lump of coal"
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nugget

noun lump, piece, mass, chunk, clump, hunk Miners sifting gravel from the Yukon River in search of gold nuggets
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nugget

noun
An irregularly shaped mass of indefinite size:
Informal: hunk.
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Translations
شَذْرَه من مَعْدَن
valoun
klump=-klump
hippu
aranyrög
moli
grynuolis
tīrradnis

nugget

[ˈnʌgɪt] N (Min) → pepita f
gold nuggetpepita de oro
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nugget

[ˈnʌgɪt] n
[gold] → pépite f
[butter] → noix f
a nugget of information → un renseignement
a nugget of truth → une parcelle de vérité
(COOKERY) morceau de viande, de poisson ou de légume en beignet
chicken nuggets → nuggets de poulet
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nugget

n (of gold etc)Klumpen m; (fig: of information, knowledge) → Brocken m, → Bröckchen nt
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nugget

[ˈnʌgɪt] npepita
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

nugget

(ˈnagit) noun
a lump, especially of gold.
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