1. nutshell

noun. ['ˈnʌtˌʃɛl'] the shell around the kernel of a nut.

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Words that Rhyme with Nutshell

  • bombshell
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Example sentences of the word nutshell


1. Noun, singular or mass
This has been the dogs' recipe for success in a nutshell.

Quotes containing the word nutshell


1. My wife, my family, my friends - they've all taught me things about love and what that emotion really means. In a nutshell, loving someone is about giving, not receiving.
- Nicholas Sparks

2. In a nutshell, the universe is 4% visible, 23% undetectable and 73% unimaginable. Welcome to the cosmos, full of mass you can measure but not manhandle, driven by a force you can infer but not explain.
- Tim Radford, The Crisis Of Life On Earth: Our Legacy From The Second Millenium

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