HyperDic: chestnut

English > 7 senses of the word chestnut:
NOUNplantchestnutwood of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
plantchestnut, chestnut treeany of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn
foodchestnutedible nut of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
attributechestnutthe brown color of chestnuts
animalchestnuta small horny callus on the inner surface of a horse's leg
animalchestnuta dark golden-brown or reddish-brown horse
ADJECTIVEallchestnut(of hair or feathers) of a golden brown to reddish brown color
chestnut > pronunciation
Soundscheh'snah.t; cheh'stnah.t
Rhymesabbot ... zealot / Zealot: 372 rhymes with aht...
English > chestnut: 7 senses > adjective 1
Meaning(of hair or feathers) of a golden brown to reddish brown color.
Examples
  • "a chestnut horse"
  • "chestnut hair"
BroaderchromaticBeing or having or characterized by hue
Spanishcastaño, marrón
Catalancastany, marró
Nounschestnutthe brown color of chestnuts
English > chestnut: 7 senses > noun 1, plant
Meaningwood of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea.
BroaderwoodThe hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
Substance ofchestnut, chestnut treeAny of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn
Spanishmadera de castaño
Catalanfusta del castanyer
English > chestnut: 7 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningAny of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn; yield a hard wood and edible nuts in a prickly bur.
Synonymchestnut tree
Member ofCastanea, genus Castaneachestnuts
Partschestnutedible nut of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
NarrowerAllegheny chinkapin, eastern chinquapin, chinquapin, dwarf chestnut, Castanea pumilashrubby chestnut tree of southeastern United States having small edible nuts
American chestnut, American sweet chestnut, Castanea dentatalarge tree found from Maine to Alabama
Chinese chestnut, Castanea mollissimaA small tree with small sweet nuts
European chestnut, sweet chestnut, Spanish chestnut, Castanea sativawild or cultivated throughout southern Europe, northwestern Africa and southwestern Asia
Japanese chestnut, Castanea crenataA spreading tree of Japan that has a short trunk
Ozark chinkapin, Ozark chinquapin, chinquapin, Castanea ozarkensisshrubby tree closely related to the Allegheny chinkapin but with larger leaves
BroadertreeA tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown
Substanceschestnutwood of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
Spanishcastaña, castaño
Catalancastanyer
English > chestnut: 7 senses > noun 3, food
Meaningedible nut of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea.
Part ofchestnut, chestnut treeAny of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn
Broaderedible nutA hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
Spanishcastaña
Catalancastanya
English > chestnut: 7 senses > noun 4, attribute
MeaningThe brown color of chestnuts.
Broaderbrown, brownnessAn orange of low brightness and saturation
Spanishcastaño, marrón
Catalancastany
Adjectiveschestnut(of hair or feathers) of a golden brown to reddish brown color
English > chestnut: 7 senses > noun 5, animal
MeaningA small horny callus on the inner surface of a horse's leg.
Broadercallusbony tissue formed during the healing of a fractured / fractured bone
English > chestnut: 7 senses > noun 6, animal
MeaningA dark golden-brown or reddish-brown horse.
Broaderhorse, Equus caballussolid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
Spanishcaballo rojo
Catalancavall roig

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