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Meaning of "ginger nut" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GINGER NUT

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GINGER NUT

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Ginger nut is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GINGER NUT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ginger nut

Ginger nut

A ginger biscuit, ginger nut or ginger snap is a globally popular biscuit based snack food, flavoured with ginger. Ginger biscuits are flavoured with powdered ginger and a variety of other spices, most commonly cinnamon, molasses and nutmeg. There are many recipes for ginger nuts.

Definition of ginger nut in the English dictionary

The definition of ginger nut in the dictionary is a crisp biscuit flavoured with ginger.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GINGER NUT

ginger
ginger ale
ginger beer
ginger cake
ginger group
ginger pop
ginger snap
ginger up
ginger wine
ginger-haired
gingerade
gingerbread
gingerbread man
gingerbread plum
gingerbread tree
gingerbready
gingerliness
gingerly
gingerous
gingerroot

WORDS THAT END LIKE GINGER NUT

betel nut
brazil nut
butterfly nut
cashew nut
castellated nut
castle nut
coffee nut
cola nut
coquilla nut
do one´s nut
gum nut
ivory nut
kola nut
macadamia nut
monkey nut
off one´s nut
pili nut
pine nut
pistachio nut
wing nut

Synonyms and antonyms of ginger nut in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «ginger nut» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GINGER NUT

Find out the translation of ginger nut to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ginger nut from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ginger nut» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

姜螺母
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

nuez de jengibre
570 millions of speakers

English

ginger nut
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अदरक अखरोट
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الزنجبيل الجوز
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

имбирь гайка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

porca gengibre
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আদা বাদাম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

gingembre noix
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kacang halia
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ingwer Mutter
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

生姜ナット
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

생강 너트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Jahe kacang
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hạt gừng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இஞ்சி நட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आलं अंडी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Zencefil somunu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dado zenzero
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

orzechów imbir
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

імбир гайка
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

piuliță ghimbir
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

παξιμάδι τζίντζερ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gemmer moer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ingefära mutter
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ingefær mutter
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ginger nut

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GINGER NUT»

The term «ginger nut» is normally little used and occupies the 130.416 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GINGER NUT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ginger nut

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GINGER NUT»

Discover the use of ginger nut in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ginger nut and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Unofficial Downton Abbey Cookbook: From Lady Mary's Crab ...
With this collection of delicacies inspired by Emmy Award-winning series Downton Abbey, you'll feel as sophisticated and poised as the men and women of Downton when you prepare these upstairs and downstairs favorites.
Emily Ansara Baines, 2012
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Passive Constitutions, Or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby
In that sense Ginger Nut could be read as an allegory of the entire office of the law. For he is at the same time the essence of the law and the mad pulsation of its delirium. He is also a clerk who does not write ("He had a little desk to himself, but ...
Branka Arsić, 2007
3
Seven Tools to Transform Genius Into Practical Power: Create ...
rNippers These two older men in the office, the lawyer and Turkey, both “ somewhere not far from sixty,” are accompanied by two younger ones, Nippers and Ginger Nut. Nippers, a young man of 25, is the “victim of two evil powers— ambition ...
Adrian Sharon Windsor, 2000
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The Fortress of American Solitude: Robinson Crusoe and ...
Ginger Nut, the son of a carman, represents Franklin's burgeoning natural talents and steady rise through the fixed social hierarchy. In placing his son in a law office, Ginger Nut's father wants to see his son elevated to a professional rank ...
Shawn Thomson, 2009
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The Diner's Dictionary: Word Origins of Food and Drink
Around the middle ofthe nineteenth century, however, gingerbread nut was superseded by ginger nut. The element nut presumably refers to the biscuits' smallness and roundness (ginger nuts seem originally to have been smaller than their ...
John Ayto, 2012
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Radio Classics: Six Radio Plays
(Beat.) LAWYER (CONT'D). My scrivener made no other reply on that occasion. I would have violently dismissed him then and there...but something in his manner strangely disarmed me. GINGER NUT. I think he's a little loony, sir. LAWYER.
Joe Doran, 2006
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Great Short Stories by Great American Writers
When Nippers' was on, Turkey's was off; and vice versa. This was a good natural arrangement was on, Turkey's was off; and vice versa. This was a good natural arrangement under the circumstances. under the circumstances. Ginger Nut, the  ...
Thomas Fasano, 2011
8
Great Short Works of Herman Melville
"Ginger Nut," said I, willing to enlist the smallest suffrage in my behalf, "what do you think of it?" "I think, sir, he's a little luny," replied Ginger Nut with a grin. "You hear what they say," said I, turning towards the screen, "come forth and do your ...
Herman Melville, 2004
9
Billy Budd and Other Stories
When Nippers's was on, Turkey's was off; and vice versa. This was a good natural arrangement, under the circumstances. Ginger Nut, the third on my list, was a lad, some twelve years old. His father was a carman, ambitious of seeing his son ...
Herman Melville, 1998
10
Nourish: The Cancer Care Cookbook
QQQGOQO Star Anise Poached Plums with Ginger Nut Cream Plums are poached in lightly spiced pomegranate juice then topped with a ginger nut cream . The plums can be served hot or left to soak in the scented juice and served cold.
Penny Brohn Cancer Care, Christine Bailey, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GINGER NUT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ginger nut is used in the context of the following news items.
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'Ginger Pride is a ridiculous concept. Here's why'
Oppressors like that one kid who informed me that as a Ginger Nut, my destiny was to fall into a cup, and frighten all the fishes. MORE: A ginger ... «Metro, Jun 15»
2
ARIA Restaurant's Matt Moran swears by the classic simplicity of …
In a food processor blend the ginger nut biscuits to a fine crumb, add the butter and mix. with the crumb. Line a 25cm spring-formed cake tin ... «The Daily Telegraph, Jun 15»
3
Thank f*** it's over: Chris Evans' TFI Friday is still awful, twenty years …
Ginger nut: Chris Evans in his TFI heyday. TFI Friday Channel 4. Clangers CBeebies. I was going to begin this column by making a joke along ... «New Statesman, Jun 15»
4
Misbehaviour? Evans is the real deal
Indeed, Evans who, when I interviewed him at length a few years ago, did not at all like my observation that his famously ginger nut was now ... «The Times, Jun 15»
5
Greedy MPs will pay for taking wage rise
... could claim for everything from ginger nut biscuits to a duck house, their expenses are still unrecognisable to any other profession or trade. «Express.co.uk, Jun 15»
6
Replacing sugars
Sugars constitute 31% of the weight of a ginger nut, a highsugar biscuit, but only 22% of the calories. Digestive biscuits are 20% sugars which ... «Food Science & Technology, Jun 15»
7
National biscuit day: what does your favourite biscuit say about you?
Ginger Nut lovers are most likely to … Be female. Wish they were more sophisticated. Most want to hang out with Russell Brand and Adele. «Telegraph.co.uk, May 15»
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Meal Ticket: Science Gallery Café, Naughton Institute, Dublin 2
Dessert is again very pretty but very sweet – a trifle of gooseberry and lemon, violet sugar and crushed ginger nut biscuits. It costs €25 per ... «Irish Times, May 15»
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School leaver: Achievement and excellence rewarded
Other winners on the night included Hays Travel for Best Company Culture, Mayer Brown for Best for Job Satisfaction and Ginger Nut Media for ... «The Independent, May 15»
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Restaurant review: The Scene at Pier 7, Dubai Marina
My rhubarb and custard buttermilk pudding came with ginger nut ice cream (a palate-pleasing balance of spicy and icy), set over a thick layer of ... «The National, May 15»

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