chestnut - definition and synonyms

noun 

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/ˈtʃesˌnʌt/
singularchestnut
pluralchestnuts
  1. 1
    [countable] a large smooth red-brown nut that you can eat

    chestnut stuffing

  2. 2

    chestnut

    or

    chestnut tree

    [countable] a tall tree with large wide leaves that produces chestnuts
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    1. a.
      [uncountable] the wood of a chestnut tree
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  3. 3
    [uncountable] a red-brown colour

    She had thick chestnut hair.

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  4. 4
    [countable] a horse that is red-brown in colour