- a powerful, heavy animal.
- a strong, thickset man.
OTHER WORDS FROM nuggetnug·get·y, adjective
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Then this mixture will be shipped off to KFC’s kitchens, where the nuggets will take shape and be coated in the Colonel’s secret seasoning.Your first lab-grown burger is coming soon—and it’ll be “blended”|Katie McLean|December 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Eventually, in 2019, as more and more cultured-food businesses began trying to make everything from meat to fish to chicken nuggets in a lab, several friends convinced her to revive her plan.Startups are racing to reproduce breast milk in the lab|Katie McLean|December 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Right now, a single Bitcoin—the digital mining equivalent of a gold nugget—is worth around $20,000.The American heartland needs jobs. Could Bitcoin mining become its next savior?|Jeff|December 12, 2020|Fortune
In an all-cash transaction, I paid him €60 for a few nuggets.‘The Mozart of fungi’: For ages, truffle hunting has been one of the most challenging pursuits on earth. Then the pandemic hit|Bernhard Warner|December 12, 2020|Fortune
It’s classic Vonnegut, one of many nuggets of dark humor in “Love, Kurt,” a collection of letters discovered by Edith, the couple’s oldest daughter, in the attic of the family’s home on Cape Cod.What Kurt Vonnegut’s rapturous love letters reveal about him as a writer — and husband|Susan Keselenko Coll|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
I always find at least one nugget of information that I can immediately apply to the work I do.The Best Apps for Developing Sherlock Holmes-Like Reading Skills|Ari Meisel|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Wen Wei Po article contains a nugget that tells us why Beijing wanted to get back at the regime in Pyongyang.
Yet inside this shabby story is a nugget of insight screaming to get out.
They also found a gold nugget, an original script by Virgil, and a check for €100,000 made out to Benedict XVI.
“Maybe serve a grilled chicken sandwich instead of a chicken nugget,” she says.Nutritious School Lunches, or the New Hunger Games?|Kevin Fallon|September 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Thirdly, there certainly was gold on their Alder Creek claims, and Lucky's nugget was probably now uncovered.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
They could not find a stone for their lives, so, being hungry, Robinson threw a small nugget of gold he had in his pocket.
The nugget now yielded slowly to the pressure and began to come up into the world again inch by inch after so many thousand years.
George and Robinson carried the great nugget on a handkerchief stretched double across two sticks, Jem carried the picks.
The rest cleared the wood, and brought the nugget, safe hidden in their pocket-handkerchief, to camp.