Titanic once bet a peanut vendor $10 he could throw a peanut across Times Square in New York.
Chocolate chips or butterscotch chips, walnuts or pecans, coffee or peanut butter or dried fruit…yes, the list goes on and on.
The media and peanut gallery missed that class and immediately cast them as “others.”
Canned fruits and vegetables; peanut butter in plastic jars; beans, meat and other proteins; and hot and cold cereal.
The peanut butter went into jars of peanut butter, crackers, cookies, and ice cream, among other products.
Did you ever notice how tiresome the whistle on a peanut roaster gets?
The monkey, putting the peanut in his mouth, swallowed it, and grinned.
When you're going right it sounds a pass between a peanut roaster and a banshee with bronchitis.
It is needless to say that the peanut party is strictly a "hen" function.
I dunno why Bull has to introduce me to the gentleman who keeps the peanut store down street—seeing I'd dealt there before.
1807, earlier ground nut, ground pea (1769). The plant is native to S.America. Portuguese traders took peanuts from Brazil and Peru to Africa by 1502 and it is known to have been cultivated in Chekiang Province in China by 1573, probably arriving with Portuguese sailors who made stops in Brazil en route to the Orient. Peanut butter attested by 1892; peanut brittle is from 1894. Peanut gallery "topmost rows of a theater" is from 1874, American English; peanuts "trivial sum" is from 1934.
: a peanut operation
A small or trivial person; something insignificant (1934+)