Adjective "Walnut" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Walnut


    Definition:

    1. the edible nut of trees of the genus Juglans, of the North Temperate Zone.Compare walnut family.

    2. the tree itself.

    3. the wood of such a tree.

    4. Northeastern U.S. the hickory nut.

    5. any of various fruits or trees resembling the walnut.

    6. a somewhat reddish shade of brown, as that of the heartwood of the black walnut tree.

    Examples:

    "pieces can be walnut."

    "panellings can be walnut."

    "finishes can be walnut."

    "chairs can be walnut."