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British English: /ˈtʃɛsnʌt/
American English: /ˈtʃɛs(t)ˌnət/

Translation of chestnut in German:


  • 2 (fruit)
    Kastanie Fem.
    pull the chestnuts out of the fire [figurative]
    die Kastanien aus dem Feuer holen [informal]
  • 3 (colour)
    Kastanienbraun Neutr.
  • 5 (stale story or topic)[old] chestnut
    alte od. olle Kamelle [informal]


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