Adjective "hazelnut" definition and examples

(Hazelnut may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈheɪz(ə)lnʌt/

Definitions and examples

noun

A round brown hard-shelled nut that is the edible fruit of the hazel.
  1. 'Prepare the hazelnuts by roasting in the oven until brown.'
  2. 'We gathered acorns and hazelnuts and beechnuts in the woods.'
  3. 'Unroasted nuts such as almonds, cashews, pecans, Brazil nuts, hazelnuts and walnuts make an ideal snack food.'
  4. 'I like a mix of flaked almonds, chopped almonds and hazelnuts.'
  5. 'Thankfully for me I love cashews, hazelnuts, almonds and pistachios.'
  6. 'All along the top of the cake were five hazelnuts.'
  7. 'There were almonds, peanuts, cashews, hazelnuts, pecans and Brazil nuts.'
  8. 'Sunflower seeds, almonds and hazelnuts are rich sources of vitamin E.'
  9. 'There didn't seem to be any good reason to use pistachio here; other nuts, such as almonds or hazelnuts, would probably do.'
  10. 'Dukkah is an Egyptian spice mix that includes roasted hazelnuts, cumin, coriander and sesame seeds.'

More definitions

1. the nut of the hazel; filbert.

More examples(as adjective)

"trees can be hazelnut."