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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small metal object with a hole in the middle (having projections so that it can be turned easily by hand) that you screw a bolt through in order to fasten things together.

Usage examples (37)
  • Only the spineless Liberal Left uses the term wingnut to describe the Right.
  • Look, the wingnut is defending McVeigh, everybody.
  • So is there anything new going on in wingnut land?
  • You just know some wingnut is going to run with this. for more
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