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synonyms for butterfly nut

  • cap nut
  • thumbnut
  • wing screw
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How to use butterfly nut in a sentence

This was a hard nut to crack, if his past were not to be ruthlessly severed from Angel's by a word.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
She became my sweetheart, temporarily; but a born butterfly, she soon fluttered away, leaving me disconsolate—for a time!
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
It is prepared from the nut of the areca palm, one of the most beautiful trees in the world.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
For each guest there was a cocoa-nut shell, half-filled with miti, a sourish beverage extracted from the cocoa-palm.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
We had each of us a fresh cocoa-nut with a hole bored in it, containing at least a pint of clear, sweet-tasting water.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
It is about the size of a nut, with a brown verrucous outside; the edible part is white and tender, and the kernel black.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
The Chinese and natives of the place chew this nut with betel-leaf and calcined mussel-shells.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Out by the hill, a butterfly, snow white, rested a moment on the young girl's hair.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
Nut was the goddess of the firmament; Ma was the goddess of truth; Horus was the mediator between creation and destruction.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
Holding out his hand, white as a woman's, a diamond flashed on the ring-finger as large as a hickory nut.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BUTTERFLY NUT

  • butterfly nut
  • cap nut
  • thumbnut
  • wing screw
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