Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / nuts bolts
FEEDBACK
See definition of nuts bolts on Dictionary.com

synonyms for nuts bolts

  • businesslike
  • constructive
  • down-to-earth
  • efficient
  • factual
  • feasible
  • functional
  • possible
  • practicable
  • pragmatic
  • rational
  • reasonable
  • sane
  • sensible
  • sober
  • workable
  • applied
  • both feet on the ground
  • commonsensical
  • doable
  • empirical
  • experimental
  • handy
  • hard-boiled
  • implicit
  • in action
  • in operation
  • matter-of-fact
  • nuts and bolts
  • operative
  • orderly
  • serviceable
  • solid
  • sound
  • systematic
  • unidealistic
  • unromantic
  • usable
  • utile
  • utilitarian
  • virtual
  • workaday
  • working
  • sensible
  • functional
  • pragmatic
  • down-to-earth
  • effective
  • efficient
  • hard
  • hardheaded
  • matter-of-fact
  • nuts and bolts
  • realistic
  • serviceable
  • useful
  • commonsensical
  • pragmatical
  • unromantic
  • unidealistic
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for nuts bolts

MOST RELEVANT
  • excited
  • impossible
  • impractical
  • inefficient
  • irrational
  • unattainable
  • unfeasible
  • unlikely
  • unrealistic
  • unreasonable
  • unsound
  • unworkable
  • incapable
  • inexperienced
  • unproficient
  • unseasoned
  • unserviceable
  • unskilled
  • untrained
  • useless
  • worthless
                Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
                QUIZ
                This Word Of The Day Quiz Is Simply Iridescent!
                START THE QUIZ

                How to use nuts bolts in a sentence

                The nuts are cut into thin slices and wrapped in the leaves of a singular plant called buyo.
                ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
                The two animal friends soon came to where some of the acorn nuts had fallen off a tree, and they ate as many as they wanted.
                SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
                The flat top had come down a little; we put in a line of bolts, fastening the top of the tube to the outer casing.
                LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
                The savages also cultivated ground-nuts, of several varieties; among them,299 Arachis hypoga and Apios tuberosa.
                THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
                The windows and doors, too, are secured with bolts and bars in a manner almost unknown in any town of Europe.
                A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
                The treasure consisted in this case of a quantity of bent and rusty nails of all sizes, and a few screws and nuts.
                THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
                Once a big hog came up and tried to eat the nuts out of a basket.
                THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
                Wild hogs and bears had begun to harvest the nuts before the Cave-men returned.
                THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
                Some bolts were drawn and the two were admitted, the door being instantly barred behind them by an attendant.
                THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
                His nuts he broke with a hammer precisely as a man would have done and without being shown its use.
                MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
                SYNONYM OF THE DAY
                OCTOBER 26, 1985
                Choose the synonym for future
                capacitor