Associations to the word «Chestnut»

Pictures for the word «Chestnut»


CHESTNUT, noun. A tree or shrub of the genus Castanea.
CHESTNUT, noun. The nut of this tree or shrub.
CHESTNUT, noun. (uncountable) A dark, reddish-brown colour/color.
CHESTNUT, noun. A reddish-brown horse.
CHESTNUT, noun. (uncountable) The wood of a chestnut tree.
CHESTNUT, noun. (idiomatic) (Often "old chestnut") A worn-out meme; a phrase, etc. so often repeated as to have grown tiresome.
CHESTNUT, noun. A round or oval horny plate found on the inner side of the leg of a horse or other animal, similar to a birthmark on a human.
CHESTNUT, noun. (UK) horse-chestnut
CHESTNUT, adjective. Of a deep reddish-brown colour, like that of a chestnut.
CHESTNUT OAK, noun. A species of oak tree native to the eastern USA, Quercus prinus, sometimes called Quercus montana.
CHESTNUT OAKS, noun. Plural of chestnut oak
CHESTNUT RAIL, noun. A bird from the family Rallidae, Eulabeornis castaneoventris.
CHESTNUT RAILS, noun. Plural of chestnut rail
CHESTNUT TEAL, noun. Anas castanea, a dabbling duck found in southern Australia.
CHESTNUT TEALS, noun. Plural of chestnut teal
CHESTNUT TREE, noun. A tree that bears chestnuts; a tree of the genus Castanea
CHESTNUT TREES, noun. Plural of chestnut tree

Dictionary definition

CHESTNUT, noun. Wood of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea.
CHESTNUT, noun. Any of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn; yield a hard wood and edible nuts in a prickly bur.
CHESTNUT, noun. Edible nut of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea.
CHESTNUT, noun. The brown color of chestnuts.
CHESTNUT, noun. A small horny callus on the inner surface of a horse's leg.
CHESTNUT, noun. A dark golden-brown or reddish-brown horse.
CHESTNUT, adjective. (of hair or feathers) of a golden brown to reddish brown color; "a chestnut horse"; "chestnut hair".

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